Coping with Grandkids

Posted by on May 2, 2014 in adoption support, executive director, family support, family support organization, foster care, foster teens, GPS for Youth and Families | Comments Off on Coping with Grandkids

Our own founding board member Sharon Dysert Ittner has a leading role in an article from Age Wise King County, May 2014 issue that Susan Millender, Executive Director, authored. Coping with Grandkids’ Emotional, Behavioral and Substance Abuse...

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Adoption & Foster Care Resources

Posted by on Sep 20, 2012 in adoption support, family support, foster care, foster teens, young adults | Comments Off on Adoption & Foster Care Resources

We heard about the following resources we want to pass on to parents looking for adoption and foster care support: Center for Adoption Support and Education has a Strengthening Your Family webinar series designed to help foster and adoptive families learn valuable skills to build strong families. You can register on-line for the 1 1/2 hour courses, which are $25, and take the course from any computer. The website has other resources for foster and adoptive families. Seattle YMCA Young Adult Services supports foster teens (with or without mental health concerns) through transition from the...

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