st lawrence conference 2018

Parenting Together Conference; St. Lawrence County

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September 22, 2018

Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton

3 1/2 E Main St, Canton, NY 13617

(315) 386-2498

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Parenting Together St. Lawrence County: Foster, Adoptive, & Kinship Support

Sometimes strength comes from knowing you are not alone.
 
Join other foster, adoptive, and kinship parents, in parenting together, during a day of support, encouragement, enrichment, and hopefully, inspiration! 
 
Our amazing presenters will cover these topics:   parenting children with attachment issues/disorders:
  • From the Trenches with Linda Finerson, seasoned foster/adoptive parent and an experienced foster/adoptive advocate in NY
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorders, Diagnosis, & Treatment Options with Dr. Douglas Waite, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics – Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Circle of Trauma;  trauma informed approach to parenting with Richard Heyl de Ortiz of the Adoptive and Foster Family Coalition of New York.
Our day will end with Len Mackey’s amazing family drum circle to bring us together!

Save the Date!

To register contact the Permanency Resource Center at the Child Care Coordinating Council of the North Country (518) 561-4999. Space is limited so register early! 

Saturday September 22, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Church  at 3 1/2 E Main St, Canton, NY 13617

$15 registration fee will cover a light breakfast, and lunch. Limited complimentary child care slots available.  


Parenting Together Conference is jointly hosted and sponsored by:
Family Forever Child Care Coordinating Council of the North Country AFFCNY
Parenting Together Saint Lawrence County;  Foster, Adoptive, and Kin Support Network  Child Care Coordinating Council of the North Country   Adoptive and Foster Family Coalition of New York