Family events

Our events welcome everyone in the adoption community to meet for support, connections, and fun! We offer a variety of events, from playgroups to family outings, parent meet-ups and support groups, to marathons and fundraising opportunities.

Come and share your experiences, talk with others, and meet new friends and families like yours!

May
3 Safe Babies Workshop - Spring 2017 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.

4 AEP Online - May 2017 Cohort 1 - BC North Northern BC

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

4 AEP Online - May 2017 Cohort 2 - BC Interior Interior BC

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

4 AEP Online - May 2017 Cohort 3 - BC Lower Mainland Interior BC

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

4 AEP Online - May 2017 Cohort 4 - BC General Interior BC

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

4 AEP Online - Child in the Home - May 2017 Cohort 01 - BC General Interior BC

Meet the mandatory adoption education requirements in your province with the AEP-Child in the Home Online especially designed for foster to adopt parents and previous adopters.

4 Online Course - Adopting Teens and Tweens - May 2017 Cohort 01 Online

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.

26 Timberline Ranch Camp 2017 Vancouver Coastal Region

Join us for our annual Adoption Family Camp at Timberline Ranch. Spend the weekend away meeting and reconnecting with other adoptive and foster families. Register today... last year was a sell-out!

27 Family Fun by the Sea Central & North Vancouver Island

Family Picnic and Aquarium fun!

June
3 Emerging Issues in Adoption Workshop Vancouver Coastal Region

This Workshop explores the rapidly changing, technology-driven adoption landscape of the 21st century.

10 40th Anniversary Open House and Annual General Meeting Vancouver Coastal Region

Join us as we celebrate 40 years of family.

24 Burnaby - Thriving and Surviving: The First Two Years Vancouver Coastal Region

This is an innovative new workshop designed to prepare adoptive families as they navigate the critical and often overwhelmingly challenging first two years of placement.

September
21 AEP Online - September 2017 Cohort 1 - BC North Online

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

21 AEP Online - September 2017 Cohort 2 - BC Interior Online

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

21 AEP Online - September 2017 Cohort 3 - BC Lower Mainland Online

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

21 AEP Online - September 2017 Cohort 4 - BC General Online

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

21 AEP Online - Child in the Home - September 2017 Cohort 01 - BC General Online

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

October
12 AEP Online - October 2017 Cohort 1- BC North Online

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

12 AEP Online - October 2017 Cohort 2 - BC Interior Online

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

12 AEP Online - October 2017 Cohort 3 - BC Lower Mainland Online

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

12 AEP Online - October 2017 Cohort 4 - BC General Online

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

12 AEP Online - Child in the Home - October 2017 Cohort 1 Online

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

November
9 AEP Online - November 2017 Cohort 1 - BC North Online

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

9 AEP Online - November 2017 Cohort 2 - BC Interior Online

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

9 AEP Online - November 2017 Cohort 3 - BC Lower Mainland Online

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