Additional Educational Opportunities

Center for Adoption Support & Education (CASE):

A national leader in adoption focused support, including: publications, fact sheets and webinar training.
Webinars:  http://adoptionsupport.org/product-type/for-parents-family/
Resource topics & Fact Sheets:  http://adoptionsupport.org/education-resources/for-parents-families/free-resources-links/
Books:  http://adoptionsupport.org/education-resources/for-professionals/free-resources-links/bibliography-of-adoption-related-books/

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.
Parent Q & A:  http://www.beyondconsequences.com/#!enewsletter-archive/c163w
Parenting topic videos: http://www.beyondconsequences.com/#!videos/c6nb
Ask the Expert audios: http://www.beyondconsequences.com/#!audios/c246b
Articles: http://www.beyondconsequences.com/#!articles/c21ae
Online Parent Support Group:  https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/DailyParentingReflections/info
On Demand Parenting Course: http://www.ondemandparenting.com/ondemand/parenting.php

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.
Classes:  http://www.namihelps.org/classes.html
Support Groups for Parents and Youth:  http://www.namihelps.org/support.html
Advocacy:  http://www.namihelps.org/advocacy.html

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.
Trainings:  http://www.macmh.org/event-page/events-at-a-glance/
Fact Sheets: http://www.macmh.org/publications/mental-health-fact-sheets/

Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS)

MOFAS is a leader in providing educational, supportive and advocacy resources to families touched by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.
Trainings & Webinars:  http://www.mofas.org/training-and-webinars/
Screening & Diagnosis:  http://www.mofas.org/screening-and-diagnosis/
Support groups, Resources, Family Fun Events:  http://www.mofas.org/support-and-resources/
Fact Sheets:  http://www.mofas.org/support-and-resources/resources/brochures/

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.
Trainings:  https://arcgreatertwincities.org/community-engagement/trainings-presentations/
Information & Advocacy:  https://arcgreatertwincities.org/community-engagement/
Arc Guides (comprehensive info sheets):  https://arcgreatertwincities.org/arc-guides/

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.
Workshops:  http://www.pacer.org/workshops/
Archived Webinars:  http://www.pacer.org/webinars/archive-listing.asp
Publications:  http://www.pacer.org/publications/
Programs:  http://www.pacer.org/pandr/proglist.asp

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We're super excited for our resource fair coming up on Sunday!! This is a great opportunity for family fun while also giving people a chance to better learn about the adoption/foster care process and the resources available to those who are parenting through adoption and foster care. Below is a list of the organizations that will be there to share information and answer questions.

Children’s Home Society/Lutheran Social Service
Kindred Family Focus
Bethany Christian Services
EVOLVE/UMOJI
Hennepin County Foster Care
LSS Kinship Program
U of M Adoption Medicine Clinic
Family Alternatives
Headway
Familywise
Hennepin County Parent Catalyst group, Children’s Mental Health Collaborative
Adoption Support Network
MN ADOPT/HELP Program
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We're so excited about the great response we've had to this event. Thanks everyone who is planning to support us tomorrow by eating at Granite City!! Remember, if you're at the Roseville Location at lunch look for the crew from MN ADOPT! ... See MoreSee Less

MN ADOPT Dine 2 Donate at Granit City

February 23, 2017, 11:00am - February 23, 2017, 11:09pm

Come support MN ADOPT on February 23 by eating out at Granite City. Show this flyer to your server and 20% of your total bill, incluidng all beverages, will be donated back to MN ADOPT to support our...

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We're super excited that Fidgety Fairy Tales will once again be joining us for our Foster Care and Adoption Resource Fair. This is a great chance to learn about becoming an adoptive or foster parent as well as an opportunity for families in all stages of the process to learn more about services and resources available to them. ... See MoreSee Less

Announcing our 2017 Twin Cities Tour! Our brand new show includes three stories about children's mental health: • The Three Little Pigs (anxiety) • Humpty Dumpty (trauma) • The Ugly Duckling (b...

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MN ADOPT Resource Fair

March 5, 2017, 1:00pm - March 5, 2017, 3:30pm

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