Florida’s Adoption Information Center is holding a conference on Saturday, January 12, 2013, in Jacksonville, Florida, for adoptive parents and prospective adoptive parents.
Florida’s Adoption Information Center was “created by the Florida Legislature to serve as a clearinghouse in every area of adoption. The Center has served more than 175,000 people since opening in 1994. As a free service, the Adoption Information Center provides adoption information and referral services to adoptive parents, adult adoptees, birth relatives, pregnant women and professionals.”
Below is the agenda for the conference:
8:30 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 – 9:15 Welcome
9:15 – 10:30 Parenting the Adopted Adolescent
10:30 – 10:45 Break
10:45 – 12:00 Who’s in Charge: Hierarchies in Adoptive Families
12:00 – 1:15 Lunch Provided
1:15 – 3:00 Challenges of Blended Families
3:00 – 3:30 Evaluations/Wrap Up
For more information on the conference or other adoption services, you may contact Florida’s Adoption Information Center:
4203 Southpoint Boulevard Jacksonville, Florida 32216
CALL 1-800-96-ADOPT (800-962-3678)
If you have questions regarding adoption, same sex adoption, stepparent adoption, or close relative adoption in Tampa Bay, you may schedule a consultation with a Tampa adoption attorney by calling us at (813) 443-0615 or filling out our contact form.