Adoptive, Kinship and Foster Families - We invite you to join us for our Family Ties Parent and Youth Group!
Adoption Network Cleveland’s Family Ties Parent and Youth Group provides all adoptive, kinship and foster parents and their children ages 2-18 the opportunity to meet, share their experiences and learn from each other and featured presenters.
When: Thursday, May 14, 2020, from 6-8 pm
Where: Adoption Network Cleveland
4614 Prospect Ave. Suite 550
Parent Group Topic: Food As Medicine: Does What You Eat Influence Your Health?-Join us as Dr. Seema Patel, from the Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional Medicine talks about the benefits of eating wholesome foods and the role nutrition plays in keeping our children and family healthy.
Youth Group (ages 11-18) Topic: Gut Feeling-Youth will discuss what it is like to have different feelings, what things can trigger negative feelings or create positive feelings, and how to accept negative thoughts. The youth will create a ‘feelings box’.
The Parent Group, Youth Group (ages 11-18) and child activities (ages 2-10) take place concurrently. A potluck meal is served and participating families are asked to consider bringing a side dish to share. Childcare is provided free of charge. Certificates of Attendance are also available.