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We offer learning opportunities for prospective and current adoptive parents, caregivers, and adoption professionals. Gather strength and grow in your capacity to parent every time you come together with others to learn and make connections. Network with other adoptive parents, adoption professionals, and grown adoptees. Enhance your perspectives and expand support for your family.
AFABC offers regular in-person information sessions and workshops, and online webinars. Please note: all sessions require pre-registration.
You can view our education calendar, see our cancellation policies, or see our note about accessibility. You can also view descriptions of our in-person or online sessions.
2013 Education Calendar
5 - Adoption a Teen or Tween in B.C. webinar (Online)
9 - FREE Waiting Child Information Session (Abbotsford)
9 - Adopting Teens & Tweens workshop series (Burnaby)
15 - Siblings in Adoption webinar series part 1 (Online)
21 - Waiting Child information session (Burnaby)
22 - Siblings in Adoption webinar series part 2 (Online)
25 - Transracial Parenting workshop series (Burnaby)
5 - Safe Babies workshop series (Burnaby)
8 - Adoption 101 session (Burnaby)
25 - Waiting Child information session (Burnaby)
6 - Support and Strategies for Substance-Exposed Children webinar series part 1 (Online)
13 - Support and Strategies for Substance-Exposed Children webinar series part 2 (Online)
25 - Attachment Toolkit workshop (Burnaby)
26 - Attachment and Adoption webinar (Online)
3 - Attachment and Trauma webinar (Online)
10 - Attachment Strategies webinar (Online)
15 - Transitioning Children into Adoption: The Process webinar (Online)
22 - Transitioning Children into Adoption: A Transition Toolkit webinar (Online)
Cancellation Policy and Procedures
- A 20% cancellation charge will be applied to fee-for-service events (in-person workshops and online webinars) if done up to 2 days before the event. Late cancellations (48 hours or less prior to the event) are non-refundable.
- If AFABC cancels a session, a full refund will apply for both workshops and webinars.
- You may cancel by phone, fax, email or in person.
- Click to see our full cancellation policy.
AFABC will make arrangements to ensure that our members have the support and information that they need. Our workshops can be held downstairs in our Burnaby office. Please call ahead so that arrangements can be made to accommodate you.
If you have any questions about our education program, or require technical assistance, feel free to contact Erin!
phone: 604-320-7330 181
toll-free: 1-866-900-7330 ext 181