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June 2019

Parent-Led Support Group for Foster Care & Adoption Parents

June 27, 2019
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 6:00 pm

One event on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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A woman speaks to other parents in a support group about her experience adopting from foster care.

Join other families who have been there to learn from and support one another. This group is parent-led and only open to families who have children from the foster care system placed in their home for foster care or adoption. This group meets on the fourth Thursday of every month (dates are different in November and December to adjust for holidays, see Events calendar for these dates). For more information and to sign up to be on the Parent-Led Support…

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Foster Care & Adoption Education Class

June 28, 2019 - June 29, 2019
Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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A mother laughs with her two daughters.

FOR MINNESOTA FAMILIES INTERESTED IN FOSTERING OR ADOPTING CHILDREN FROM MINNESOTA FOSTER CARE This is one of the first steps for all families planning to adopt from Minnesota foster care, regardless of the agency or county you plan to adopt through. This is also one of the first steps for all families planning to become foster care providers through CH/LSS. These classes will familiarize you with the children waiting to be adopted, the needs they commonly have, and the adoption…

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July 2019

Staff-Led Support Group for Foster Care & Adoption Parents

July 9, 2019
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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Three foster care adoption parents talk to each other.

Join fellow families to learn from and lean upon each other. This free support group is available to families who have children from the foster care system placed in their home for foster care or adoption AND to families who are waiting in the program with an approved home study.  This group meets on the second Tuesday of every month and is led by a social worker from our Foster Care & Adoption team. Child care is available for foster/adopted children, on…

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Foster Care & Adoption Education Class – Apple Valley, MN

July 11, 2019 - July 12, 2019
Dakota County Western Service Center, 14955 Galaxie Avenue
Apple Valley, MN 55124 United States
A mother laughs with her two daughters.

FOR MINNESOTA FAMILIES INTERESTED IN FOSTERING OR ADOPTING CHILDREN FROM MINNESOTA FOSTER CARE This is one of the first steps for all families planning to adopt from Minnesota foster care, regardless of the agency or county you plan to adopt through. This is also one of the first steps for all families planning to become foster care providers through CH/LSS. These classes will familiarize you with the children waiting to be adopted, the needs they commonly have, and the adoption…

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International Pre-Adoption Class

July 19, 2019
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One event on Friday, January 18, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on Friday, September 20, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 8:00 am

Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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For families in Minnesota and Western Wisconsin interested in international adoption After completing Application Part 1, all Minnesota and Western Wisconsin families planning to pursue an international adoption through CH/LSS are required to complete this class to meet your education requirements. It is helpful to have a majority of your Application Part 2 completed prior to attending this class. This class will familiarize you with the international adoption process. Some of the topics discussed will be: program process, steps and time…

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Foster Care & Adoption Education Class

July 20, 2019 - July 21, 2019
Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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A mother laughs with her two daughters.

FOR MINNESOTA FAMILIES INTERESTED IN FOSTERING OR ADOPTING CHILDREN FROM MINNESOTA FOSTER CARE This is one of the first steps for all families planning to adopt from Minnesota foster care, regardless of the agency or county you plan to adopt through. This is also one of the first steps for all families planning to become foster care providers through CH/LSS. These classes will familiarize you with the children waiting to be adopted, the needs they commonly have, and the adoption…

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Foster Care Adoption Orientation

July 20, 2019
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One event on Friday, February 15, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, July 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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A mother snuggles with her giggling school-age daughter.

For Minnesota residents. This is one of two steps to get started fostering or adopting from Minnesota foster care. We welcome you to attend this free meeting to learn about fostering and adopting children from within the Minnesota foster care system. This provides an overview of the process and addresses details such as children served, timelines, fees (spoiler: there are practically none), licensing requirements, etc. We host one online and one in-person orientation each month---you can identify the location of this…

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Parent-Led Support Group for Foster Care & Adoption Parents

July 25, 2019
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 6:00 pm

One event on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
+ Google Map
A woman speaks to other parents in a support group about her experience adopting from foster care.

Join other families who have been there to learn from and support one another. This group is parent-led and only open to families who have children from the foster care system placed in their home for foster care or adoption. This group meets on the fourth Thursday of every month (dates are different in November and December to adjust for holidays, see Events calendar for these dates). For more information and to sign up to be on the Parent-Led Support…

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Foster Care Adoption Orientation

July 29, 2019
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Friday, February 15, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, July 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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A mother snuggles with her giggling school-age daughter.

For Minnesota residents. This is one of two steps to get started fostering or adopting from Minnesota foster care. We welcome you to attend this free meeting to learn about fostering and adopting children from within the Minnesota foster care system. This provides an overview of the process and addresses details such as children served, timelines, fees (spoiler: there are practically none), licensing requirements, etc. We host one online and one in-person orientation each month---you can identify the location of this…

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August 2019

Foster Care & Adoption Education Class

August 9, 2019 - August 10, 2019
Children’s Home & LSS Office, 1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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A mother laughs with her two daughters.

For Minnesota families interested in fostering or adopting children from Minnesota foster care This is one of the first steps for all families planning to adopt from Minnesota foster care, regardless of the agency or county you plan to adopt through. This is also one of the first steps for all families planning to become foster care providers through CH/LSS. These classes will familiarize you with the children waiting to be adopted, the needs they commonly have, and the adoption…

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