ANCHOR A-OK Educational Class – Series 1, Session A
January 17 @ 5:15 pm - January 18 @ 5:45 pm
The A-OK educational classes are referred to as ANCHOR (Attach, Nurture, Commit, Healing, Open-minded, Resilience). They are specific to those considering the adoption of an older child or children. The classes give attendees a great deal of information that prepares them for adopting a child waiting in the United States foster care system (or out of country care). Families are given the opportunity to assess personal interest, readiness, and commitment to adopt an older child. If you are considering the adoption of a waiting child, this is for you.
Due to the preparation necessary for adoption through the foster care system, training consists of two mini-weekends part (A and B) for a total of 23 classroom hours.
You must sign up for one A (both weekend days) and one B (both weekend days). Preference is for you to sign up for parts A & B listed together. However, if you are unable to attend for example, part B in the first series, you may attend part B in another series. You must attend part A before part B.
Must be a client to attend. Please contact your family advocate for more information.