Monthly Archives: March 2014

NEW Support Group for adoptive families

PARC is offering a NEW Support Group! If you have adopted, or have permanent placement of, a grandchild, niece, nephew or other family member, this is the group for you! PARC’S Kinship Group This group will meet monthly from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm. We will meet on the second Tuesday of each month. The NEW Support Group for adoptive families

In the Eye of the Beholder

Should I change my shirt? My hair? My religion? When you’re waiting to be picked by a birthmother, you question every aspect of yourself. -Check out this article from Adoptive Families magazine, the February 2014 issue Is it my hairline? Should I have worn a different outfit for the picture? When you’re waiting to be In the Eye of the Beholder

The Experiences of Birthmothers

What are the emotional experiences of Birth mothers? Recently a national survey of 235 birth mothers conducted in 2011was conducted by On Your Feet Foundation (www.oyff.org) to illuminate the emotional experiences of women who have placed a child for adoption. Below are some excerpts from the study. The full study is expected to be published The Experiences of Birthmothers

SAVE THE ADOPTION TAX CREDIT

    Take action today to help save the adoption tax credit — Please use social media to ask your Members of Congress to support the Adoption Tax Credit Refundability Act (H.R. 2144/S. 1056). Increasing cosponsorships of these bills is the best way to protect the adoption tax credit! Congressman Camp’s tax reform proposal that SAVE THE ADOPTION TAX CREDIT

Embryo Adoption: Dispelling the Myths

What information are your clients receiving about embryo adoption from the internet? Facts? Fiction? or Something In-Between?   Your clients rely on YOU to provide them with the information they need to make decisions regarding embryo adoption. Get the facts in this one-hour webinar. Embryo Adoption: Dispelling the Myths!! Wednesday, March 12, 2014 12:00 Noon Embryo Adoption: Dispelling the Myths