Home Study Training & Education Session
Topics include all that is required for completion of a Michigan home study for voluntary adoptions as well as a few other important topics that will help your adoption experience be the best it can be:
FREE for families partnering with Greater Hopes. Otherwise $300 for all three sessions.***
Session 1: A Healthy Framework for Experiencing an Adoption; Child development, including safe sleep practices for children under 1 year of age.
Session 2: Infertility, Grief and Loss, Separation, Attachment, and Bonding.
Session 3: Behavioral and emotional needs of adoptive children and their first families, Impact of Adoption on the Family, Post-adoption Service Availability.
Classes will be 4 hours and held on Saturdays every other month.
After registering you will receive an email with meeting details and instructions. If you do not receive our email message, please check your spam folder or contact us.
***If you attend the classes and apply to Greater Hopes later, the $300 will be credited to the applicable fee schedule for the program you choose. If you have applied to work with us, these sessions are included in your agreed-upon fees and there is no additional charge to you.