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Adoptive Parent Training (Jacksonville)

Jan 27, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

$50

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Scholarships & limited childcare available for Adoptive Parents
For more information call Florida’s Adoption Information Center
1-800-962-3678

 

Educational Opportunity for Adoptive Parents:

Saturday, January 27, 2018

8:30 to 9:00 a.m. Registration

9:00 to 9:15 a.m. Welcome—Bob Rooks, Director, Florida’s Adoption Information Center

9:15 to 10:30 a.m. Presentation—The Teenage Brain What Parents need to know—Sue Badeau

10:30 to 10:45 a.m. Break

10:45 to 12:00 p.m. Presentation—the ABC’s of Invisible Special Needs—-Sue Badeau

12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Lunch–Provided

1:00 to 2:45 p.m. Presentation— Painting with a Purpose: Self-care and the Mind, Heart, Body Connection—Sue Badeau and Chelsea Badeau

2:45 to 3:00p.m. Wrap up/ Evaluations

Featuring:

Susan Badeau

Susan Badeau (Sue) writes and speaks extensively on topics related to children, particularly those with special needs and is a frequent and passionate keynote speaker and workshop leader at state, regional and national conferences. Sue and her husband, Hector, are the lifetime parents of twenty-two children, two by birth and twenty adopted (three, with terminal illnesses, are now deceased). They have also served as foster parents for more than 50 children in three states, and as a host family for refugee youth from Sudan, Kosovo and Guatemala. Recently, their 35th grandchild and fourth great-grandchild were born. They have won numerous awards for their work, including being recognized with an “Adoption Excellence” award, and receiving an “Angels in Adoption” award from Congress both of these awards were for their work on behalf of adoption and children in foster care. She is co-author “Are We There Yet? The Ultimate Road Trip Adopting & Raising 22 Kids” to learn more about Sue Badeau visit her website www.suebadeau.com

Details

Date:
Jan 27, 2018
Time:
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$50

Organizer

Florida’s Adoption Information Center
Phone:
1-800-96-ADOPT

Venue

Lexington Hotel & Conference Center
1515 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207 United States
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Phone:
877-539-7070 and reference group Daniel Memorial, before Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Website:
http://bit.ly/2wVSkDK