How to Grow Your Own Parent Support Group
Parent support groups are a terrific way for parents facing similar, challenging situations in life to offer each other encouragement, share ideas, and generally reduce the stress of a trying time. Unfortunately, parent support groups are often started and lead by Moms who may have little...
Emotions that Surface at Reunion
This chapter discusses many of the emotions that can surface at reunion and offers suggestions to deal with them. All the conflicting feelings that you may experience can be overwhelming and confusing. While reunion is different for each individual, many reuniting birth family members share the... Genetic Sexual Attraction - Reunion After Adoption Search
Reunion After Adoption Search No, this is not some bad joke about family members and incest in some (unnamed) southern state. This is about feelings of attraction that may be experienced by adults when they reconnect with birth family members from whom they've been separated by adoption - an... Don't Go in Alone
I went into reunion alone and clueless. Before being reunited with my son three years ago, I had never even met another birthmother. For all I knew, I might have been the only one on the planet! TV movies, talk show reunions and Dear Abby columns were the extent of my education on the subject. ...
- A prostate cancer support group will meet Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. at Saint Vincent Hospital, 232 W. 25th St. The group will also meet Feb. 13, March 13, April 10, May 8 and June 12 at 7 p.m. in Room No. 1 at UPMC Hamot Heart Institute, 120 E. Second St. For more information, call Don Waltz at 899-3709. Health Briefs for Dec. 11, 2013
Here is a look at health news in the Joliet region. Stroke Support Group: The Silver Cross Neuroscience Institute hosts this meeting for stroke survivors, family members and caregivers from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Silver Cross Hospital, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Registration: (888)... Amputee support group is only one of its kind in Lorain County
The Next Step, a new amputee support group, is helping Lorain County amputees deal with their emotional and physical trauma. Freeman Alzheimer
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August 18, 2013, 8:05 pm
The way that we found out about the adoptive agency with our son was through a friend. My husband worked with a guy that just adopted their son. We planned a dinner date so that we could get to know them better and receive more information about adoption. It was so nice knowing someone that... The Waiting Game
October 17, 2013, 2:40 pm
My husband and I have been talking and decided that we would like to adopt a second child from foster care. I have spoken with the agency that I went through and got information on how to update our homestudy. Since we have adopted a child, it would pretty much be like starting over and doing all... Avoiding the Undertow
October 2, 2013, 6:45 am
Knowing it is a difficult pill to swallow, I nonetheless have to highly recommend seeking emotional healing prior to beginning an adoptive parent search. I'm not downplaying the healing role of a successful outcome, but at the same time, we have to take into consideration the fact that not all...
Don't Go in Alone
I went into reunion alone and clueless. Before being reunited with my son three years ago, I had never even met another birthmother. For all I knew, I might have been the only one on the planet! TV... Expression
Expression. The greatest pain reliever of all times. Spreading a palate of colors over a crisp, tight canvas not knowing what the picture will be, only that the paint seems to be bleeding all the... Sharing Her Grief Story:
[Thank you to Jody Moreen for openly sharing her thoughts and emotions. It will help us to better parent our children.]I am an adult adoptee, age 46, and I have traveled the journey of loss and...
Essex Countywide Traveller Unit (ECTU)
Support 20. Sub Committees 21. Operational Group 22. Finance Arrangements 23. Annual Business Plan 24. Finance Statements 25. Audit 26. Monitoring and Assessments 27. Scrutiny Arrangements 28. Call In 29.
Support Groups Meetups near Winchester, Massachusetts ...
22.2 miles away in Millis, MA. 38 Caring Members Shoulder to Cry On: Grief and Loss Support Group. There are no upcoming Meetups. This is a group for anybody who has suffered a great loss and is looking to discover where to turn to next.
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