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Maryland Families Supporting Adoption Conference

Families Supporting Adoption

Friday, August 8, 2008 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, August 9, 2008 at 3:30 PM (EDT)

Maryland Families Supporting Adoption Conference

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
Individual ($30)   more info Ended Free  
Couple ($55)   more info Ended Free  

Event Details

Maryland Families Supporting Adoption Conference

AUGUST 8-9, 2008

Friday:

  • 6pm - Registration
  • 6:30pm - Dinner
  • 7:30pm - Keynote Speaker, President Donald Suhaka of the Frederick MD Stake

Saturday

  • 8:30am - Registration (continental breakfast)
  • 9-9:45am - Workshops
  • 10-10:45am - Workshops
  • 11am-2pm - Broadcast from SLC (lunch served during this time)
  • 2:15-3:30pm - Adoptive Couples Panel & Closing


Place: Washington DC Stake Center (right next to the DC temple)
10000 Stoneybrook Dr
Kensington, MD 20895

Cost: $30.00 per person / $55.00 per couple


Workshop topics include:
  • Transracial Adoption
  • Understanding and Working with Birth Parents
  • Funding Your Adoption, Tax Credits & more
  • Making Your Adoption Happen


If you need anymore information, please contact:

Merilee J Meacham, LCSW-C
LDS Family Services
Adoption Supervisor
301-694-5896 work
email: meachammj@ldsfamilyservices.org

Missy Sepos
FSA Co-Chair
ph#570-386-8520
email: happy73@ptd.net

Scott & Holly Kristiansen
FSA Co-Chair
ph#301-693-0968
email: scott@tbcse.com


Have questions about Maryland Families Supporting Adoption Conference? Contact Families Supporting Adoption

When & Where


Washington DC Stake Center (right next to the DC temple)
10000 Stoneybrook Dr
Kensington, MD 20895

Friday, August 8, 2008 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, August 9, 2008 at 3:30 PM (EDT)


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Organizer

Families Supporting Adoption

Our organization is sponsored by LDS Family Services to advocate a positive view of adoption. We focus our efforts in four main areas: education/support, legislation, media and outreach Education and Support: We help LDS Family Services provide education and support to families involved in the adoption process Legislation Working with other adoption advocacy groups, we build relationships with local and national leaders to monitor and promote positive adoption legislation Media We actively encourage the public media to present accurate information about adoption Outreach We communicate the benefits of adoption and the assistance available from LDS Family Services to birth parents and families, Church groups, and the community.
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