Navigating the Hospital Experience in Infant Adoption

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ONLINE | 12:00 P.m. – 1:00 p.m. CT Speakers: Dianne Delaney, LSW, Karlee Wagner, LSW, CH/LSS Staff Cost: Free The hospital experience in infant adoptions comes with many unknowns. In addition to caring for a newborn, prospective adoptive parents will have to navigate the unique emotions that are often felt. This webinar offers practical ways

National Adoption Month Webinar Series | Transracial Adoptee Panel

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ONLINE | 6:00 P.m. – 7:00 p.m. CT Speakers: Adam (International, South Korea), Asiah (Domestic, Foster Care Adoption), Kyla (International, India) & Emily Cain, CH/LSS Staff Cost: Free In celebration of National Adoption Month, we're hosting a series of three webinars that will focus on different aspects of the adoption experience. In our first webinar,

National Adoption Month Webinar Series | Adoptive Parent Panel

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ONLINE | 6:00 P.m. – 7:00 p.m. CT Speakers: Panel of Adoptive Parents, Emily Cain, CH/LSS Staff Cost: Free In celebration of National Adoption Month, we're hosting a series of three webinars that will focus on different aspects of the adoption experience. In our second webinar, we'll speak to a panel of adoptive parents about

National Adoption Month Webinar Series | Kids Ask Anything!

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ONLINE | 6:00 P.m. – 7:00 p.m. CT Speakers: Adult Adoptees & Stacy Zignego, MSW, LGSW, CH/LSS Post Adoption Staff Cost: Free In celebration of National Adoption Month, we're hosting a series of three webinars that will focus on different aspects of the adoption experience. In our third webinar, we're inviting kids and their families

International Adoption Webinar for California Parents

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Are you a prospective adoptive parent living in California? Join us for this free webinar to learn about the international adoption process, costs, timing, and most importantly, the children who need loving families. This event will take place from 12 - 1 p.m. (PT).  Click Here to Register Presented by Bal Jagat - Children's World,

Summer Webinar: Celebrating Culture & Diversity

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Webinar Host: Stacy Zignego, CH/LSS Post Adoption Social Worker We are all missing our adoption day camp, so let’s have some fun together on Zoom! Throughout the summer we’ll bring some of our favorite camp activities and discussion to the screen and bring back those feel-good camp vibes. In our first webinar we’ll spend time

Summer Webinar: Therapeutic Options for Foster & Adoptive Families

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Hosts: Ben Nesbitt, MSW, LICSW, Adoption Competent Mental Health Therapist and Mykelti Blum, LSW, Education Facilitator Join us for part two of our free Summer Webinar Series and connect with professionals from the foster care and adoption community. In this 1-hour webinar, you will learn about various therapeutic options best suited for foster and/or adoptive

Summer Webinar Series: Celebrating Vietnam

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Webinar Host: Stacy Zignego, CH/LSS Post Adoption Social Worker, Caroline Ticarro, Country Coordinator, CH/LSS Join us for our virtual celebration of Vietnamese culture for kids and parents! We are going to be learning about Vietnamese culture through traditional food and games with our special guest, Caroline Ticarro, Country Coordinator with CH/LSS. Caroline will present a

Owning Your Story: How Kids Can Set Boundaries When Talking About Their Adoption

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Webinar Hosts: Stacy Zignego, MSW, LGSW, Post Adoption Social Worker, CH/LSS Claire Hammer, MSW, LISW, International & Post Adoption Supervisor, CH/LSS This free webinar is geared towards kids ages 8-14, and is important for all current foster and adoptive parents to hear! We'll talk about how kids can navigate difficult or uncomfortable questions about adoption.

Summer Webinar Series: Adoptee Panel Discussion

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Webinar Hosts: Stacy Zignego, MSW, LGSW, CH/LSS Post Adoption Social Worker, and Kelli Hanson, CH/LSS Post Adoption Worker We are always excited to host a discussion where adoptees are at the center of the conversation about adoption. During this hour-long webinar, a panel of young adult adoptees will have an open dialogue about their adoption