Monthly Archives: February 2018

Growing After Adoption 2018 | Support Groups

Raising adopted children is wonderful but can also be challenging. Self-care is crucial for you and your child to flourish. This group provides a safe place to share your thoughts and feelings as well as practical tools and knowledge to add to your parenting skills.   Possible Topics: * Adjusting to adoptive parenting * Self-care

New Event | Talking About Adoption (Milwaukee)

Thu, March 1, 6pm – 8pm Coalition for Children, Youth & Families, 6682 W Greenfield Ave #310, Milwaukee, WI   DescriptionTalking with children already in the home, the adopted child, extended families, strangers, the medical community or the school system, communication can be complex. The unique needs of an adopted person involve a family/community system of support

New Webinar | Social Media & The Adopted Child

Social media has revolutionized the way we connect with one another. This has meant that open adoption communication is more convenient than ever before. Social media, along with tools such as Google, can also mean that your tween or teen may be searching for information or birth relatives online. It also means she could be approached

New Event | Adult-Adoptee Panel Discussion

Saturday, March 10, 2018 3:00-5:00 Presentation & 5:30 Dinner Legends Brewhouse 875 Heritage Rd, De Pere, WI For answers to your questions, please contact (920) 435-2626

Coalition For Children Event | Winter Beach Party!

Sat, February 24, 1pm – 4pm Summit Place, Summit Conference Center, 6737 W Washington Street, West Allis, WI  Come get out of the cold and enjoy an afternoon full of food, fun, and beach-themed activities! Casual dress is welcomed. We will have beach-themed props to take fun family pictures. Cost is $5 per person; children

New Event | Wealth of Wisdom and Culture: A Celebration of African-Americans

Sun, February 18, 2pm – 4pm Whitefish Bay High School, 1200 E Fairmount Ave, Milwaukee, WI  One Circle Forward is excited to be hosting our very first Black History community program to celebrate, inspire and educate. We invite individuals and families from all over greater Milwaukee to join us. ALL ARE WELCOME! The program’s theme