Calendar

Rocky River General Support and Discussion Meeting

September 04, 2014

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adult adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, prospective adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adult adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, prospective adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

Date:  Thursday, September 4, 2104
Location:  Westshore Unitarian Church
                20401 Hilliard Drive
                Rocky River, Ohio  

  • Held monthly from 7:00 to 9:00 pm
  • No charge - regular attendees are encouraged to become members
  • No RSVP needed
  • Opportunities to join us as a member
For more information, contact Amy Lomis at (216) 482-2323

Columbus General Support and Discussion Meeting

September 09, 2014

Our all-adoption meetings are support and discussion groups open to anyone who is touched by adoption or interested in life-long adoption issues.  Join adult adoptees, adoptive parents, birthparents prospective adoptive parents, spouses, partners, extended family and friends for open discussion and peer support.

Our all-adoption meetings are support and discussion group open to anyone who is touched by adoption or interested in life-long adoption issues.  Join adult adoptees, adoptive parents, birthparents, prospective adoptive parents, spouses, partners, extended family and friends for open discussion and peer support.

Co-Sponsored by Building Family and Adoption Network Cleveland

Date:  Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Time:  7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:  Karl Road Library
                550 Karl Road
                Columbus, Ohio

*For all Columbus meetings, please watch for updates on Ohiobirthparents.org

Adoptee Journeys - Fall Series - Session 1

September 09, 2014

This five workshop series will explore the life journeys of the adoptee.  Adoptees, ages 18 and over are invited to attend.

This five workshop series will explore the life journeys of the adoptee.  Adoptees, ages 18 and over are invited to attend.

TOPIC:  Family Relationships Part 1
Facilitator:  Estes Turner, Adoptee
We will talk about what is working and not working in our home life, our adoptive families, and/or birth families.  What would an ideal/fantasy family be like?  We will consider the skills and actions necessary to create close and lasting family relationships.  We will explore the concept "making a promise."

Who:  Adult Adoptees, 18 years and older
Date:  Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Time:  6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
                4614 Prospect Ave. - Rm. 550

Cost:  Members:  $80 series, $20 single session; Non-members:  $120 series, $30 single session
Pre-registration is encouraged.  An additional $5 if paying the day of the session.

RSVP:  Amy Lomis (216) 482-2323


Finance Committee Meeting

September 11, 2014

Finance Committee Meeting

Date:  Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time:  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
               4614 Prospect Ave. - Rm. 550

For more information contact:  Jennifer Winchester at (216) 482-2307

Adoptive Family & Teen Support Group

September 11, 2014

Provides opportunities for families to meet, share their experiences and learn from each other and/or featured presenters.

Our Adoptive Family Support Group meets monthly and provides opportunities for families to meet, share their experiences and learn from each other and our featured presenters.  Concurrent meetings are held for teens.  Programming for school-aged children and childcare for preschoolers are available.  Regular social activities are also planned to help adoptive families connect with one another.

Topic:  Access to Healthcare for Families
Facilitator:  Marie Jones

Date:  Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
                4614 Prospect Ave. - Rm. 550

RSVP:  Ayanna Abi-Kyles at (216) 482-2331

Triad Advocate Nominations

September 12, 2014

We are currently accepting Triad Advocate of the Year Nominations.  Nomination forms are available here. Please submit your nominations to Sarah Hastings by September 12, 2014.

We are currently accepting Triad Advocate of the Year Nominations.  Nomination forms are available here. Please submit your nominations to Sarah Hastings by September 12, 2014.

Volunteer Orientation

September 17, 2014

If you are interested in volunteering with us in any capacity, please join us to learn more about the organization.

If you are interested in volunteering with us in any capacity, please join us to learn more about the organization.

Date:  Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time:  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
                4614 Prospect Ave. - rm. 550

RSVP:  Kara Dennis at (216) 482-2301

Miami Valley General Support and Discussion Group

September 18, 2014

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adult adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, prospective adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, prospective adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

Date:  Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time:  6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:  Vandalia Recreation Center
                1111 Stonequarry Road
                Vandalia, Ohio
  • Held monthly from 6:30 - 8:30 PM
  • No charge - regular attendees are encouraged to become members
  • No RSVP needed
  • Opportunities to join us as a member
For more information contact Becky Drinnen at (513) 463-3450

Heights General Support and Discussion Meeting

September 18, 2014

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adult adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, prospective adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adult adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, prospective adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

Date:  Thursday, September 18, 2014
Location:  Church of the Saviour
                2537 Lee Road
                Cleveland Heights, Ohio
  • Held monthly from 7:00 to 9:00 pm
  • No charge - regular attendees are encouraged to become members
  • No RSVP needed
  • Opportunities to join us as a member
For more information, contact Linda Bellini at (216) 482-2323

Mentor Support Meeting

September 23, 2014

If you are a current mentor, please plan on attending this monthly support meeting to share your experience with your mentee and offer support to others.

If you are a current mentor, please plan on attending this monthly support meeting to share your experience with your mentee and offer support to others.

Date:  Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Time:  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
                4614 Prospect Ave. - Rm. 550

RSVP:  Contact Robert Gibbons or call (216) 482-2332

Adoptee Journeys - Fall Series - Session 2

September 23, 2014

This five workshop series will explore the life journeys of the adoptee.  Adoptees, ages 18 and over are invited to attend.

This five workshop series will explore the life journeys of the adoptee.  Adoptees, ages 18 and over are invited to attend.

Topic:  Rejection
Facilitator:  Tom Rogat, PsyD, MBA, Clinical Psychologist
We will explore rejection as one of the core issues of adoption and about the hidden role it can play in adoptees' relationships and explore ways to address it.

Who:  Adoptees, 18 years and older
Date:  Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Time:  6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
                4614 Prospect Ave. - Rm. 550

Cost:  Members:  $80 series, $20 single session; Non-members:  $120 series, $30 single session
Pre-registration is encouraged.  An additional $5 if paying the day of session

RSVP:  Amy Lomis at (216) 482-2323

Board Meeting

September 25, 2014

Board Meeting

Date:  Thursday, September 25, 2014
Time:  5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
               4614 Prospect Ave. - Rm. 550

For more information contact:  Sarah LaTourette Kayser at (216) 482-2309

Mentor Orientation

September 27, 2014

If you're interested in learning more about our Permanency Champion Mentoring Program, come join us for an orientation to learn more.

If you're interested in learning more about Permanency Champion Mentoring Program, come join us for an orientation to learn more.

Date:  Saturday, September 27, 2014
Time:  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:  Adoption Network Cleveland
                 4614 Prospect Ave. - Rm. 550

For More Information Contact:  Robert Gibbons or call (216) 482-2332

Lake County General Support and Discussion Meeting

September 30, 2014

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adult adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

General meetings are support and discussion groups for any adult adoptee, adoptive parent, birthparent, adoptive parent or anyone interested in lifelong adoption issues.

Date:  Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Location:  Mentor Baptist Church
               7500 Johnnycake Ridge Road
               Mentor, Ohio
  • Held monthly from 7:00 to 9:00 pm
  • No charge - regular attendees are encouraged to become memebrs
  • No RSVP needed
  • Opportunities to join us as a member
For more information, contact Linda Bellini at (216) 482-2323

September 2014

S

M

T

W

R

F

S

  1 2 3 4 5 6
thunder::tech :: a marketing agency