workshops for Adoptive and Guardianship Parents

Reframing Parenting; Suffolk Summer Series

July 10, 2018

Suffolk Independent Living Organization (SILO)

755 Waverly Ave, Holtsville, NY 11742

(631) 880-7929

Organized By

AGAPE-Long Island

FREE workshop series for adoptive and guardianship parents raising children with adverse childhood experiences or difficult past histories.


  • Building connections with your child before correcting their misbehaviors by using an attitude of play, acceptance, curiosity, and empathy.
  • Supporting your child through their sometimes difficult behavior to get them back on track to more socially acceptable behavior.
  • Concepts of self-care, figure out where your relationship with your child is blocked and how to deepen connections with them.

Refreshments and childcare provided.

Open to all adoptive parents and relative caregivers who have guardianship of the child in their care.  Foster parents and
relative with custody also welcome depending on space.

Register Now!

Tuesdays from 6:00 to 9:00 PM on  7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/14 and  8/21 at the Suffolk Independent Living Organization (S.I.L.O.) Offices at 755 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville