Education Month: The Changing Trends

The Changing Trends in Adoption Date & Time: November 14th, 2022 at 12:00 PM-12:45 PM EST Presenter: Elaine Quinn Description: Elaine Quinn from ACO’s AdoptOntario program will talk about the changing trends in adoption and how they may impact people interested in adopting. Adoption & Permanency Education Month is open to everyone in the adoption […]

Education Month: Adopting in 2022: The Reality, From the Perspective of a Family

Adopting in 2022: The Reality, From the Perspective of a Family Date & Time: November 15th, 2022 at 7:30 PM-9:00 PM EST Presenter: TBD Description: Following on the Changing Trends in Adoption “quick bite” from the previous day, ACO staff from the AdoptOntario program and the Central Adoption Information Services program, will be joined by […]

Education Month: How to Adopt

How to Adopt Date & Time: November 16th, 2022 at 12:00 PM-12:45 PM EST Presenter: Centralized Adoption Intake Service Team Description: An overview of the adoption process in Ontario will be provided along with a guide to the next steps and a chance to ask questions. Adoption & Permanency Education Month is open to everyone […]

Education Month: Openness & Open-heartedness in Adoption

Openness & Open-heartedness in Adoption Date & Time: November 17th, 2022 at 7:30 PM-9:00 PM EST Presenter: Lori Holden Description: Think open adoption is only for families with birth parent contact? Think again. The Inclusive Family Support Model will enhance your understanding of the key ingredient that most benefits the adoptee. Developed by Lori Holden, […]

Education Month: Professional Training Day

Professional Training Day Date & Time: November 1st, 2022 at 9:30 AM-4:00 PM EST Presenter: Four panelists Description: We all know that our work in child welfare and adoption and permanency should be guided by the "best interests" of the child. Let's talk about how to work to ensure that the voices of these children […]

Education Month: Pathways & the 7 Core Issues Workbook

Pathways & the 7 Core Issues Workbook Date & Time: November 21st, 2022 at 12:00 PM-12:45 PM EST Presenter: Sylvia Gibbons & Allison Davis Maxon Description: Join Sylvia Gibbons, ACO’s Parent Liaison in conversation with Allison Davis Maxon the co-author of the Seven Core Issues of Adoption & Permanency book and the author of the […]

Youth Profile Night November 2022

*Images are stock photos and not of actual youth being profiled AdoptOntario is pleased to invite you to a Youth Profile Night on Tuesday, November 22nd. This is an opportunity for you to get to know two lovely twin girls who are waiting for an adoptive family. Register now! The event will begin with a […]

Education Month: Parenting in Adoption & Permanency

Parenting in Adoption & Permanency Date & Time: November 22nd, 2022 at 7:30 PM-9:00 PM EST Presenter: Jean Skelton & Laura Banks, Evelyn & Never Too Late team members Description: Join adoptive parents/Humans, foster parents and kinship parents as they talk about the specialized kind of relational parenting that children and youth who have experienced […]

Education Month: Youth Answer Your Questions

Youth Answer Your Questions Date & Time: November 23rd, 2022 at 12:00 PM-12:45 PM EST Presenter: Sylvia Gibbons & Aviva Zukerman Schure Description: Ask your questions during registration that you’d like ACO/NTL youth to answer about adoption and permanency. Adoption & Permanency Education Month is open to everyone in the adoption and permanency galaxy! This […]

Education Month: Therapeutic Life Books

Therapeutic Life Books Date & Time: November 28th, 2022 at 12:00 PM-12:45 PM EST Presenter: Judy Archer Description: Join Judy Archer as she explains how therapeutic life books are of importance for children and youth and shares her template for professionals to help create life books with children, youth and their families. Adoption & Permanency […]

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