Monthly Archives: March 2016

Annual Adoption Families Post Adoption Resource Center's Picnic!

  Saturday, June 18th 11:30am – 1:30pm Lake Farm Park, Shelter #1 4330 Libby Road in Madison ~FREE~ MUST RSVP — Space is Limited postadoption@ccmadison.org or 1-800-236-4673 (toll free)

FACE-Kids Adoptee Group

Are you an adoptee interested in learning how to… • explore your identity? • understand race and ethnicity? • hear from other adoptees’ experiences? • navigate the relationship between yourself and others? • respond to racism, discrimination or stereotypes? • make sense of different emotions related to adoption? • talk about adoption with your friends

Empowered to Connect Simulcast

Plymouth Congregational Church in Oshkosh will be hosting 2016’s Empowered to Connect Simulcast on April 8-9.   The conference features Dr. Karyn Purvis and is ideal for adoptive and foster parents, those considering adoption or foster care, or any parent of a child who has experienced trauma, and those who are serving and supporting others,

TED Talk Tuesday presents Inara George's "Family Tree"

Once again, welcome to Ted Talk Tuesday where we hope to brighten and enlighten your family afternoon at this point in the week. Enjoy Inara Gerorge’s beautiful voice presented at a 2010 TED Talk conference. Surely, for just a few minutes of your break time, the whole family can enjoy the music with a smile.

From The Guardian: Why I Conducted A 16- year 'Affair,' With My Mother

  The Guardian’s, Paula Cocozza, recently posted an article concerning, Caitríona Palmer.  A women with a grounded childhood, until one day  everything she thought she knew changed.  Her mother asked her on her sixth birthday to help make the bed, she didn’t find the request odd. They each took two corners of the sheet, wafted it

FACE-Kids Adoptee Group

Thu, March 10, 4:30pm – 5:30pm Family Service Inc, 128 E Olin Ave, Madison, WI 53713 Are you an adoptee interested in learning how to… • explore your identity? • understand race and ethnicity? • hear from other adoptees’ experiences? • navigate the relationship between your self and others? • respond to racism, discrimination or

Parent Connection Presents: Child Development 101

Tue, March 8, 6:15pm – 7:45pm First United Methodist Church, 325 E Franklin St, Appleton, WI 54911, United States (map) Parents will learn about developmental milestones for their children, why it’s important to recognize key ages and stages, what to do if you have concerns about your child’s development, and how to help your child