Adoption Fair & Summit
Saturday, 11/09/2013 – 11:00 am – 05:00 pm
Citrus Mental Health
4125 West 20th Avenue,
Hialeah, Florida 33012
In Honor of National Adoption Month…. Miami Dade County Foster & Adoptive Parent Association will be hosting an Adoption Fair and Summit on Saturday, November 9th at Citrus Mental Health, 4125 West 20th Avenue in Hialeah.
From 11:00a – 1:30pm – Here is a chance for prospective adoptive parents as well as foster parents to acquire some information on how all the how to’s and what to’s in order to give a child a permanent or temporary home. There will be agencies representing Charlee, Center For Family Enrichment, Citrus Mental Health, Children’s Home Society etc. They will have pertinent information for all.
From 11:30a – 4:30pm – Those who have already adopted or who are kinship parents will have a chance to find out what privileges, and services are available for the child, the parent as well as the entire family including but not limited to adoption registries, mental health services, subsidies, etc.. Then a therapist will take the parents through workshops on how to handle stress, triggers, and more.
All of the above is FREE ……..