A service of Bethany Christian Services in partnership with the Michigan Department of Human Services.

Upcoming Events

Jun
26
Mon
Adoptive Mom’s Night Out @ The Old Goat, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Jun 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

RSVP required.

Jun
29
Thu
Adoptive Family Fun Event @ Frederik Meijer Gardens, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

RSVP required. Meet by the gift shop at 10:00 am to receive tickets. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP.

Adoptive Family Fun Event @ Curious Kids' Museum, St. Joseph, Berrien County
Jun 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Meet by the entrance between 3:30 and 3:45 pm to be admitted. The museum is open until 5:00 pm.

Jul
12
Wed
Adoptive Parents Night Out – Capture a Child’s Memories @ Mecosta Osceola DHHS, Big Rapids, Mecosta County
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

RSVP required. A Lifebook is a record of a child’s memories (past and present), events and celebrations, honoring their life. Scrapbooking supplies and guidance will be provided. You are encouraged to bring child’s photos, but not required. Child care not provided. Contact Mahrah with any questions.

Jul
13
Thu
Foster/Adoption/Kinship Resource Fair @ Wolf's Prairie Park, Berrien Springs, Berrien County
Jul 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

You are invited to come and learn about resources in your community for Foster, Adoptive, and Kinship families. The Resource Fair is being sponsored by the Berrien County Foster & Adoption Network. There will be activities for the children, and resources for the parents. Please see the attached flyer for more information. Resource Fair flyer for families

Jul
17
Mon
Gladwin County Connecting Families @ Beaverton Church of the Nazarene
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This group meets the third Monday of every month, unless of a holiday falling on the third Monday. Please RSVP for group. Refreshments and child care provided with RSVP.

Jul
18
Tue
CHADD Parent Support Group @ Saint Luke's Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Parent/Caregiver support group meets on the third Tuesdays of each month, except in December due to the holidays. The group meets downstairs at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church at 3215 4 Mile Rd. NE, Grand Rapids, MI, at the corner of E. Beltline and 4 Mile Rd.

Aug
9
Wed
Adoptive Parents Night Out – Capture a Child’s Memories @ Mecosta Osceola DHHS, Big Rapids, Mecosta County
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

RSVP required. A Lifebook is a record of a child’s memories (past and present), events and celebrations, honoring their life. Scrapbooking supplies and guidance will be provided. You are encouraged to bring child’s photos, but not required. Child care not provided. Contact Mahrah with any questions.

Aug
15
Tue
CHADD Parent Support Group @ Saint Luke's Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Parent/Caregiver support group meets on the third Tuesdays of each month, except in December due to the holidays. The group meets downstairs at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church at 3215 4 Mile Rd. NE, Grand Rapids, MI, at the corner of E. Beltline and 4 Mile Rd.

Aug
21
Mon
Gladwin County Connecting Families @ Beaverton Church of the Nazarene
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This group meets the third Monday of every month, unless of a holiday falling on the third Monday. Please RSVP for group. Refreshments and child care provided with RSVP.

Sep
18
Mon
Gladwin County Connecting Families @ Beaverton Church of the Nazarene
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This group meets the third Monday of every month, unless of a holiday falling on the third Monday. Please RSVP for group. Refreshments and child care provided with RSVP.

Sep
19
Tue
CHADD Parent Support Group @ Saint Luke's Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Parent/Caregiver support group meets on the third Tuesdays of each month, except in December due to the holidays. The group meets downstairs at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church at 3215 4 Mile Rd. NE, Grand Rapids, MI, at the corner of E. Beltline and 4 Mile Rd.

Oct
16
Mon
Gladwin County Connecting Families @ Beaverton Church of the Nazarene
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This group meets the third Monday of every month, unless of a holiday falling on the third Monday. Please RSVP for group. Refreshments and child care provided with RSVP.

Oct
17
Tue
CHADD Parent Support Group @ Saint Luke's Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Parent/Caregiver support group meets on the third Tuesdays of each month, except in December due to the holidays. The group meets downstairs at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church at 3215 4 Mile Rd. NE, Grand Rapids, MI, at the corner of E. Beltline and 4 Mile Rd.

Nov
20
Mon
Gladwin County Connecting Families @ Beaverton Church of the Nazarene
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This group meets the third Monday of every month, unless of a holiday falling on the third Monday. Please RSVP for group. Refreshments and child care provided with RSVP.