Empowered to Connect Intensive Training

NorthPointe Community Church (map)

Date/Time: Starting February 18, 2019 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Every Monday for 8 weeks. 

Cost: $50 per individual, $99 per couple. Childcare is limited to 25 children so please register. You will be notified if you are on the waitlist. 

Empowered to connect (ETC) is an interactive learning experience designed specifically for adoptive and foster parents.  ETC equips parents with a holistic understanding of their child's needs and development while empowering them with the tools and strategies to effectively meet those needs, build trust, and help their child heal and grow.  

Parents who sign up will have weekly course work done through email leading up to the live training. The training will involve live teaching from foster/adoptive parents, group discussion, videos and advice from MFT's and occupational therapists with experience working with children from hard places.  There are only 20 spots available so register soon!

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Learn more about ETC

South Valley - Respite Care Night

Rise Church (map)

Need a date night out? Let us play with your kiddos so you can have some much-needed rest. 

Date: Friday, March 8, 2019 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Location: Rise Church, 5702 W Caldwell Avenue, Visalia, CA 93277

*Maximum 40 kids. Dinner is provided, but please accommodate your children's age and dietary needs ahead of the event. Please reserve your spot ahead with names and ages of your kids using the button below.

For questions contact Brooke at brooke@citywithoutorphans.com.

Fostering/ Adoption 101 at CrossCity Church

Fostering/ Adoption 101 at CrossCity Church

CrossCity Church (map)

DATES: Saturday, March 9, 2019
TIME: 9am- 12pm
LOCATION: CrossCity Church

Whether you're seriously interested in foster care and adoption or simply curious to learn more about it, this workshop was designed for you. Through engaging live teaching and video, Fostering and Adoption 101 will cover the basics of:

  • Foster care

  • Foster adoption

  • Private domestic adoption

  • International adoption

  • How to choose the right adoption agency or you

  • Motives and expectations

  • What the Bible says about orphan care and adoption

  • Adoption and finances and more

The registration cost of $15 a couple or $10 per individual includes a continental breakfast, a free workbook about fostering/adoption, a CWO tote bag full of materials, and 20% CWO apparel

Empowered to Connect Conference

Via Church (map)

Join us for the Empowered to Connect Conference!

The Empowered To Connect Conference equips families, church and professionals to better serve children impacted by adoption and foster care. 

Registration link: http://buytickets.at/citywithoutorphans/231232

Date/Time: April 5, 2019 from 9:00am - 5:00pm & April 6, 2019 from 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Via Church - 698 Minnewawa Avenue, Clovis, CA

Childcare: Limited Childcare Available - Pre-Registration Required.
*Don't let money keep you home - limited partial scholarships are available.
*Childcare is $5 a day.
*Group rates of 10 or more available. Please email for additional information.
*Please note that there are no refunds.

If you have additional questions, please email info@citywithoutorphans.com.

South Valley - Empowered to Connect Conference

Kingsburg First Baptist Ministry Center (map)

Join us for the Empowered to Connect Conference!

The Empowered To Connect Conference equips families, church and professionals to better serve children impacted by adoption and foster care. 

Registration link: http://buytickets.at/citywithoutorphans/236961

Date/Time: April 5, 2019 from 9:00am - 5:00pm & April 6, 2019 from 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Kingsburg First Baptist Ministry Center - 1615 Draper Street, Kingsbug, CA 93631

Childcare: Limited Childcare Available - Pre-Registration Required..
*Childcare is $5 a day.
*Please note that there are no refunds.