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St. John's University Queens Campus, 8000 Utopia Pkwy, Jamaica, New York

SAVE THE DATE for Adoptive Parents Committee (APC)'s in-person Adoption Conference on May 7, 2023! APC’s conference promotes a better awareness of adoption, and provides attendees with accurate information on […]

Preparing Extended Family for Older Child Adoption

Grandparents, parents, aunts, uncles, siblings, and friends are all impacted when a child or sibling group is adopted into their familyAdoptive parents often spend a significant amount of time educating […]

Birth Mother’s Day

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY, United States

Every year, the day before Mother’s Day is Birth Mother’s Day. It is nationally recognized but rarely will you find anyone recognizing it. This is why Adoption STAR hosts an […]

Private Track Training

For clients of Adoption STAR who are currently in the Private Track Program Adoption STAR’s Agency Assisted Private Adoption Program, often referred to as “Private Track,” provides increased opportunities to […]

Waiting Families Meeting

Waiting families virtual support meetingWe recognize that this is a stressful and overwhelming time for you and would like to hold a virtual support meeting for our waiting families. Our […]

Healing-Centered and Attachment-Focused Caregiving

This training will provide psycho-education about trauma, emotion, regulation, and attachment, as well as effective parenting strategies .Facilitated by Samantha VanHoutSimilar to TBRI, this training will provide psycho-education about trauma, […]

Adoption STAR Online Adoption Information Session

Building Families Through Adoption Become introduced the Adoption STAR agency and the agency’s policies and procedures, including the many services and programs we offer. After registering for this information session […]

Buffalo Bisons Star Wars Night with Adoption STAR

Sahlen Field 1 James D Griffin Plaza, Buffalo, NY, United States

Join Adoption STAR at one of the ballpark's signature nights! Star Wars Night XIV!This night is a must-attend for both baseball and Star Wars fans! Even before the Bisons take […]