All Events

January
23 Adopt BC Kids FREE Information Session - Victoria South Vancouver Island

Come and learn about the Adopt BC Kids program. There are hundreds of children and youth in BC foster care who are waiting for adoptive families.

31 Victoria Adoptive Parents Network South Vancouver Island

Our group meets monthly to explore contemporary adoption topics, and to support each other through the sharing of personal insights and experiences, in an atmosphere of confidentiality and trust.

31 Vancouver Area Waiting Parent Meet Up Vancouver Coastal Region

an opportunity to connect with other waiting parents in your area

February
5 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group Central & North Vancouver Island

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

5 Safe Babies Safe Babies Webinar - Online Workshop - Winter 2019 Vancouver Coastal Region

If you are planning to adopt a baby or toddler, locally or internationally, this course is for you - especially if there is any risk of prenatal exposure. Note: This webinar workshop is delivered online for your convenience. This course is not intended for foster parents.

6 Waiting Child FREE Information Session - Victoria South Vancouver Island

Come and learn about BC's Waiting Children. There are hundreds of children and youth in BC foster care who are waiting for adoptive families.

7 Victoria Waiting Parents Coffee Drop in South Vancouver Island

Our group meets monthly to explore contemporary adoption topics, and to support each other through the sharing of personal insights and experiences, in an atmosphere of confidentiality and trust.

12 Nanaimo Drop-In Coffee Group

Join me and get to know others in your community with permanence.  This is a great opportunity to meet other permanency families, waiting parents and to share your joys and challenges.    

14 AEP Online Foundations - February 2019 Cohort 1 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

14 AEP Online Foundations - February 2019 Cohort 2 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

14 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - February 2019 - Cohort 1

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

14 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - February 2019 - Cohort 2

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home).

21 North Okanagan Adoptive Parents Support Group Interior BC

Join us in Vernon for a chance to meet adoptive and waiting adoptive parents near you!

21 Adopt BC Kids FREE Information Session - Burnaby, B.C. Vancouver Coastal Region

Come and learn about BC's Waiting Children. There are hundreds of children and youth in BC foster care who are waiting for adoptive families.

23 Adoption & Art Vancouver Coastal Region

this is an opportunity for tweens and teens who are adopted to meet up and make art together

28 Victoria Adoptive Parents Network South Vancouver Island

Our group meets monthly to explore contemporary adoption topics, and to support each other through the sharing of personal insights and experiences, in an atmosphere of confidentiality and trust.

March
5 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

7 Stand Together 2019 Vancouver Coastal Region

Registration opens December 15, 2019. The annual conference for foster and adoptive parents is happening March 7-8, 2019 in Coquitlam. Limited seats also available for social workers and other professionals.

12 Nanaimo Drop-In Coffee Group

Join me and get to know others in your community with permanence.  This is a great opportunity to meet other permanency families, waiting parents and to share your joys and challenges.    

14 North Okanagan Adoptive Parents Support Group Interior BC

Join us in Vernon for a chance to meet adoptive and waiting adoptive parents near you!

21 AEP Online Foundations - March 2019 Cohort 1 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

21 AEP Online Foundations - March 2019 Cohort 2 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

21 Adopting Teens and Tweens - March 2019

Adopting Teens and Tweens online course will enable prospective adoptive parents to make realistic, well-informed decisions about their capacity and readiness to parent teen or tween by adoption by providing education about core issues in adoption, as required by the Adoption Regulations. AEP is a required prerequisite of this course.

21 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - March 2019 - Cohort 1

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

21 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - March 2019 - Cohort 2

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

April
2 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

11 AEP Online Foundations - April 2019 Cohort 2 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

11 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - April 2019 - Cohort 1

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

11 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - April 2019 - Cohort 2

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

11 AEP Online Foundations - April 2019 Cohort 1 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

May
2 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - May 2019 - Cohort 1

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

2 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - May 2019 - Cohort 2

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

2 AEP Online Foundations - May 2019 Cohort 1 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

2 AEP Online Foundations - May 2019 Cohort 2 - BC General Online

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

7 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

June
4 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

13 AEP Online Refresher (Child in the Home) - June 2019 - Cohort 1

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Online.

July
2 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

August
6 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

September
3 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

October
1 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

November
5 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.

December
3 Courtenay & Campbell River coffee Group

We meet at the Common Ground Café in Courtenay at 7pm.