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Waiting Family Forum-Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids, MI

Tuesday, July 30, 2019/Categories: Featured Event

The process of waiting to be matched with a child can be exciting, confusing and frustrating at times. To assist you through this process, the MARE Adoption Navigators are hosting a Waiting Family Forum. Join us and learn exactly what happens to your inquiries after you submit them on the MARE website at; find out what you can do to make the most of your wait time; learn ways to strengthen your inquiries; get tips on how to effectively advocate for your family; and meet other waiting families. 

Families who are approved to adopt and those completing their homestudy are all welcome to attend.

The next Waiting Family Forum will take place on:

Saturday, August 17, 2019

DA Blodgett-St. John’s 
805 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 

*Park and enter at the back of main building and use glass doors*

If needed, you can contact Judy McNaughton the day of the event at 616-780-4875. 

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Pre-registration is required. Register here...

If you have any further questions, please contact the MARE Adoption Navigator Supervisor via email at or by phone at 1-800-589-6273.

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