Tag Archives: step-parent adoption

Recharge Your Batteries

     PARC’s Upcoming Workshop! This workshop is open to all post-adoptive, pre-adoptive, and foster families! For the first time, PARC will be hosting a webinar workshop, sponsored by the Coalition for Children, Youth & Families! “Recharge Your Batteries: Self-Care for Parents & Caregivers Running on Empty” Tuesday, September 16th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Recharge Your Batteries

Not the Life I Expected: Parenting a Child With Attachment Disorder

Most of us didn’t go into adoption expecting to parent a child with significant attachment issues or Reactive Attachment Disorder. Even if we adopted an older child who experienced abuse or neglect, or a child from foster care, or a child from one of the many understaffed and underfunded orphanages throughout the world, we didn’t Not the Life I Expected: Parenting a Child With Attachment Disorder

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