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Additional Educational Opportunities

National Resources for Training & Support

Center for Adoption Support & Education (CASE):

A national leader in adoption focused support, including: publications, fact sheets and webinar training.
Resource topics & Fact Sheets:

Beyond Consequences Institute

The Beyond Consequences Institute, LLC was created to educate and provide resources for helping children with severe acting out behaviors. The site includes publications, an online webinar series, parenting courses, school based support, and online support group options.
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Parenting topic videos:!videos/c6nb
Ask the Expert audios:!audios/c246b
Online Parent Support Group:
On Demand Parenting Course:

Minnesota Resources for Training & Support

Minnesota’s Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families. NAMI Minnesota offers education, support and advocacy resources.
Support Groups for Parents and Youth:

Minnesota Association for Children’s Mental Health (MACMH)

A local leader in promoting positive mental health for all infants, children, adolescents and their families. Here you will find supportive resources such as: the Statewide Family Network, publications, events, and a training series.
Fact Sheets:

Proof Alliance

(formerly known as Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS)

Proof Alliance is a leader in providing educational, supportive and advocacy resources to families touched by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.
Trainings & Webinars:
Screening & Diagnosis:
Support groups, Resources, Family Fun Events:
Fact Sheets:

The Arc Greater Twin Cities

The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a lifetime of full inclusion, and community participation. Advocacy is their core service. Supportive resources include: Sibling Programs, Abuse Prevention and Awareness, Workshops, Housing, Networking Groups, trainings and supportive options for persons with a disability and their loved ones.
Information & Advocacy:
Arc Guides (comprehensive info sheets):

PACER Center

Through more than 30 projects, PACER provides individual assistance, workshops, publications and other resources to help families make decisions about education and other services for their child or young adult with disabilities.
Archived Webinars:

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Help us share the news of our FIRST ANNUAL Back-To-School Shopping Event!

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Taking place in mid-August, and with your contribution, you'll be able to help a child in foster care join in on the excitement of back-to-school shopping!
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A heartfelt THANK YOU to Lexington Floral & Boutique for partnering with MN ADOPT through their “Give Back Bouquet” program; and to all who purchased the beautiful, "Home Sweet Home" bouquet!

Almost $400 was raised for MN ADOPT’s “Back to School Shopping Event” honoring Minnesota’s children in foster care
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Going on a road trip this summer? Need something to listen to?

Check out our Webinar Library - many topics to choose from to help the time go by!

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