Please save the date for our annual APC Mini-Conference, on Saturday, April 22nd, from 6 to 9:30 PM at the Betty Taubert Girl Scout House, 37 Wayside Lane, Scarsdale, NY. We will have presentations from adoption professioanls on six topics of interest to both pre- and post-adopt families. There will be time to network, and a light dinner will be served. Watch your email for registration information. We have a great lineup of speakers and topics planned, so we are looking forward to seeing you all there.
Hudson and Connecticut Chapter
Welcome to the Hudson/CT chapter of the Adoptive Parents Committee! We run various parties, support groups, meetings, social events, conferences and pre-adopt orientations throughout the year for pre-adopts and families formed by adoption. This is the place to check in for meeting times, locations and other events for the Hudson/CT chapter. Looking for something specific? You can search the archives to the left. Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. We hope to see you soon!
Join us for food, friends and fun! Bring the whole family and a dish to share. This event will be perfect for both pre- and post adopt families. The Pot Luck will take place on Saturday, February 11th from 5 to 8 PM at the Betty Taubert Girl Scout House, 37 Wayside Lane, Scarsdale, NY. Dinner is free, but RSVP is required, so click here to preregister. This is one of our most popular events, so we can't wait to see you all there!
Following the Pre-Adopt, at 8 PM on Saturday, January 21st we will be holding our no-holds-barred Support Group Meeting . This meeting is for everyone; whether you are just beginning your adoption journey, you are waiting for your child to arrive, or if you are already parenting. Come prepared with any questions you have, support for your fellow adoptive families, and ready to share with a community that truly understand your experiences. No issue is off-limits, and no question is too small. The meeting will be held at the Betty Taubert Girl Scout House at 37 Wayside Dr. in Scarsdale, NY. We hope to see you all there!
On Saturday, January 21st at 7 PM we will be having a Pre-Adopt Orientation. This meeting is geared specifically for people who are just beginning their adoption journey. It's perfect for anyone who attended the Tri-State Conference for the first time in November, who is deciding which path to adoption is right for them, or who is exploring the possibility of adopting. You will learn the basic ins and outs of the adoption process. The meeting will take place at the Betty Taubert Girl Scout House at 37 Wayside Lane, Scarsdale, NY. RSVP is required for this event, so please email us at email@example.com if you are planning on attending. After the Pre-Adopt, please stay for our general Support Group meeting, beginning at 8 PM. We're looking forward to seeing you there!
On December 10th, at 7 PM, we will be having a very special Panel Discussion on Success Stories. Panelists will tell their personal stories, and answer questions, about successfully adopting from each of the four methods of adoption: agency, independent/attorney, foster care and international. The meeting will be perfect for pre-adopts trying to decide which path to adoption is right for them, people who are inspired after attending the Tri-State Conference, and anyone who wants to hear heartwarming stories of loving families being formed by adoption. The meeting will be held at the Betty Taubert Girl Scout House at 37 Wayside Dr. in Scarsdale, NY. A roundtable discussion will follow the Panel Discussion. This will be a truly extraordinary evening. We hope to see you all there.