Region 4

Region 4

Serving Western Michigan

Bethany Christian Services

901 Eastern Ave NE

Grand Rapids, MI

(616) 224-7565

parcgr@bethany.org

Serving the following Counties:

Allegan, Berrien, Cass, Kent, Muskegon, Ottawa, Van Buren

Events

  • Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    Location Details:

    Frederik Meijer Gardens

    1000 E Beltline NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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    Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    , 7/23/2019
    You and your family are invited to join PARC at Frederik Meijer Gardens. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP. Meet by the gift shop between 5:30 pm and 5:45 pm to receive tickets; stay as long as you'd like. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 7/23/2019 9:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    Location Details:

    Frederik Meijer Gardens

    1000 E Beltline NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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    Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    , 7/24/2019
    You and your family are invited to join PARC at Frederik Meijer Gardens. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP. Meet by the gift shop between 10:00 am and 10:15 am to receive tickets; stay as long as you'd like. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 7/24/2019 2:00:00 PM

  • Foster/Adoption/Kinship Resource Fair in Berrien Springs

    Location Details:

    Wolf's Prairie Park

    100 E Ferry St

    Berrien Springs, MI 49103

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    Foster/Adoption/Kinship Resource Fair in Berrien Springs

    , 7/25/2019
    Join the Berrien County Foster Adoption Network for their third annual Resource Fair. There will be activities for children, food for your family, and many community contacts providing information about their services. No RSVP required.

    Event Start Date: 7/25/2019 7:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Moms' Night Out at FireRock Grille

    Location Details:

    FireRock Grille

    7177 Kalamazoo Ave SE

    Caledonia, MI 49316

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    Adoptive Moms' Night Out at FireRock Grille

    , 7/29/2019
    Adoptive moms, you are invited to join PARC for dinner at 6:30 pm. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 7/29/2019 10:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Fun Event at Kids' Corner

    Location Details:

    Kids' Corner Playground

    563 Monroe St

    South Haven, MI 49090

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    Adoptive Family Fun Event at Kids' Corner

    , 7/31/2019
    Join PARC for a morning of playing and interacting with other adoptive families. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 7/31/2019 2:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Fun Event at Sherman Dairy Bar

    Location Details:

    Sherman Dairy Bar

    1601 Phoenix St

    South Haven, MI 49090

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    Adoptive Family Fun Event at Sherman Dairy Bar

    , 7/31/2019
    Join PARC for a free single scoop of Sherman's ice cream. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 7/31/2019 4:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Fun Event at Wayland City Park/Splash Pad

    Location Details:

    Wayland City Park/Splash Pad

    206 W Maple St

    Wayland, MI 49348

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    Adoptive Family Fun Event at Wayland City Park/Splash Pad

    , 8/5/2019
    Meet at the park at 10:30 am for a morning of outdoor fun. If weather is at all questionable, please check PARC's Facebook page earlier in the day to see if the event is still on. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/5/2019 2:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    Location Details:

    Frederik Meijer Gardens

    1000 E Beltline NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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    Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    , 8/7/2019
    You and your family are invited to join PARC at Frederik Meijer Gardens. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP. Meet by the gift shop between 10:00 am and 10:15 am to receive tickets; stay as long as you'd like. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/7/2019 2:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Moms' Dinner and Dessert in South Haven

    Location Details:

    Taste

    402 Phoenix St

    South Haven, MI 49090

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    Adoptive Moms' Dinner and Dessert in South Haven

    , 8/8/2019
    Adoptive moms, join PARC for dinner at Taste, followed by blueberry pie and ice cream at the Huron Street Pavilion for the National Blueberry Festival. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/8/2019 9:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Play Group at Catch Air

    Location Details:

    Catch Air

    2978 28th St SE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49512

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    Adoptive Family Play Group at Catch Air

    , 8/13/2019
    Play group begins at 10:00 am. Please arrive by 10:30 am to receive tickets. Play group is open to children 10 and under. Socks required. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/13/2019 2:00:00 PM

  • Kids Belong & MCFAN Back to School Open House

    Location Details:

    Fellowship Reformed Church

    4200 East Apple Ave

    Muskegon, MI 49442

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    Kids Belong & MCFAN Back to School Open House

    , 8/14/2019
    You are invited to join PARC at this family event with food, fun activities for children, prizes, and leave with free backpacks and school supplies for your adopted child(ren). Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/14/2019 9:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Movie at Wonderland Cinema

    Location Details:

    Wonderland Cinema

    402 N Front St

    Niles, MI 49120

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    Adoptive Family Movie at Wonderland Cinema

    , 8/15/2019
    Bring your family to enjoy a movie with PARC. See Facebook for details about the selected movie and time one week prior to the event. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/15/2019 12:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    Location Details:

    Frederik Meijer Gardens

    1000 E Beltline NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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    Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    , 8/19/2019
    You and your family are invited to join PARC at Frederik Meijer Gardens. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP. Meet by the gift shop between 10:00 am and 10:15 am to receive tickets; stay as long as you'd like. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/19/2019 2:00:00 PM

  • Adoptive Family Fun Event at Maplewood Park/Splash Pad

    Location Details:

    Maplewood Park/Splash Pad

    8000 12th Ave

    Jenison, MI 49428

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    Adoptive Family Fun Event at Maplewood Park/Splash Pad

    , 8/21/2019
    Meet at the park at 10:30 am for a morning of outdoor fun. If weather is at all questionable, please check PARC's Facebook page earlier in the day to see if the event is still on. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/21/2019 2:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Parents' Coffee & Conversation at The Baker's Rhapsody

    Location Details:

    The Baker's Rhapsody

    144 S Front St

    Dowagiac, MI 49047

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    Adoptive Parents' Coffee & Conversation at The Baker's Rhapsody

    , 8/22/2019
    Join PARC and other adoptive parents from 4:30 - 6:00 pm for coffee and a time to connect with other parents. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/22/2019 8:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Moms' Night Out at Olive Garden

    Location Details:

    Olive Garden

    3030 Alpine Ave NW

    Grand Rapids, MI 49544

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    Adoptive Moms' Night Out at Olive Garden

    , 8/26/2019
    Adoptive moms, you are invited to join PARC for dinner at 6:30 pm. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/26/2019 10:30:00 PM

  • Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    Location Details:

    Frederik Meijer Gardens

    1000 E Beltline NE

    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    View Map

    Adoptive Familly Fun Event at Frederik Meijer Gardens

    , 8/28/2019
    You and your family are invited to join PARC at Frederik Meijer Gardens. Open to the first 20 people who RSVP. Meet by the gift shop between 10:00 am and 10:15 am to receive tickets; stay as long as you'd like. Please RSVP to parcgr@bethany.org.

    Event Start Date: 8/28/2019 2:00:00 PM

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    Statewide

  • Adoption Tax Credit - Statewide

  • Adoptive Families Magazine - Statewide

    Resource and community for adoption parenting.
  • ADOPTS - Statewide

    Specialized therapy for adopted children, ages 4-17, who have experienced events such as physical abuse, sexual abuse, domestic violence, traumatic loss, and chronic neglect, and who continue to struggle in their adoptive families.
  • AdoptUSKids - Statewide

    Adoption resources.
  • BRAINS - Statewide

    Behavioral Resources and Institute for Neuropsychological Services 3292 North Evergreen Dr NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525 (616) 365-8920 Counseling, psychological testing, therapy.
  • Building Michigan's Trauma-Informed System for Children and their Families - Statewide

    You will find information about trauma & toxic stress, the impact on health and development and ways to lessen negative outcomes - information from national and state experts that are working to build trauma-informed systems of care for children and their families in Michigan.
  • Child Welfare Information Gateway - Statewide

    Adoption resources.
  • Children’s Trauma Assessment Center (CTAC) - Statewide

    Located at Western Michigan University 1000 Oakland Dr Kalamazoo, MI 49008 (269) 387-7073 Serving children who have been abused or neglected.
  • Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption - Statewide

    Adoption resources.
  • EMK Press - Statewide

    Adoption books and resources.
  • Michigan Adoption and Guardianship Assistance Office - Statewide

    (517) 335-7801 Adoption and guardianship assistance.
  • Michigan Adoption Resource Exchange (MARE) - Statewide

    (800) 589-6273 Statewide information and referral service for families interested in adopting children from foster care.
  • Michigan Alliance for Families (Special Education Resources) - Statewide

    (800) 552-4821 Provide information, support, and education for families who have children who receive (or may be eligible to receive) special education services.
  • Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health - Statewide

    13101 Allen Rd Southgate, MI 48195 (734) 785-7705 x7194 MI-AIMH works across Michigan to promote good infant mental health.
  • Michigan Association of Foster, Adoptive, and Kinship Families (MAFAK) - Statewide

    PO Box 746 Mt. Clemens, MI 48046-0746 Contacts: Alma Schmidt (586) 469-4333 or Mary Wood (989) 733-4527
  • Michigan Children’s Special Health Care Services - Statewide

    (800) 359-3722 CSHCS strives to enable individuals with special health care needs to have improved health outcomes and an enhanced quality of life through the appropriate use of the CSHCS system of care.
  • Michigan Education and Training Voucher - Statewide

    (877) 660-METV The ETV program allows the state to provide up to $4,000 per year to a student in an accredited post-secondary program.
  • Michigan Family to Family Health Information Center - Statewide

    2436 Woodlake Circle Okemos, MI 48864 (517) 324-7396 Resources, information and education for children and youth with special health care needs, the families who love them and the professionals who support them.
  • Michigan Serious Emotional Disturbances Waiver (SED) - Statewide

    Provides services that are enhancements or additions to Medicaid State Plan coverage for children through age 20 with serious emotional disturbances.
  • The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) - Statewide

    Improves access to care, treatment, and services for traumatized children.
  • Tuition Incentive Program - Statewide

    Call 1-888-4GRANTS for eligibility requirements.
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    Allegan County

  • Children's Mobile Crisis Line - Allegan

    (269) 673-0202 or (888) 354-0596 (toll-free) 24-hour crisis response team for if your child is experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
  • Community Mental Health - Allegan

    3285 122nd Ave Allegan, MI 49010 (888) 354-0596 or (269) 673-0202 (24hr line) Services provided to people with mental illness, a developmental disability, and their families.
  • DHHS - Allegan

    3255 122nd Ave Ste 300 Allegan, MI 49010 (269) 673-7700 Food, childcare, healthcare, and emergency relief.
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    Berrien County

  • Children's Mobile Crisis Line - Berrien

    (269) 445-2451 24-hour crisis response team for if your child is experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
  • Community Mental Health (Riverwood Center) - Berrien

    1485 M139 Benton Harbor, MI 49022 (269) 925-0585 (24hr line) Behavioral health.
  • DHHS - Berrien

    401 8th St, PO Box 1407 Benton Harbor, MI 49023 (269) 934-2000 Food, childcare, healthcare, and emergency relief.
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    Cass County

  • Children's Mobile Crisis Line - Cass

    (800) 323-0335 (toll-free) 24-hour crisis response team for if your child is experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
  • Community Mental Health (Woodlands Behavioral Healthcare Network) - Cass

    960 M-60 East Cassopolis, MI 49031 Access/Intake: (269) 445-2451 24 Hour Crisis Hotline: (800) 323-0335 Behavioral healthcare.
  • DHHS - Cass

    325 M-62 Cassopolis, MI 49031 (269) 445-0200 Food, childcare, healthcare, and emergency relief.
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    Kent County

  • Children's Mobile Crisis Line - Kent

    (616) 333-1000 24-hour crisis response team for if your child is experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
  • Community Mental Health (Network 180) - Kent

    790 Fuller Ave NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503 (616) 336-3909 or (800) 749-7720 (24hr line) Behavioral healthcare.
  • DHHS - Kent

    121 Franklin SE, Ste 200 Grand Rapids, MI 49507 (616) 248-1000 Food, childcare, healthcare, and emergency relief.
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    Muskegon County

  • Children's Mobile Crisis Line - Muskegon

    (231) 720-3200 or (231) 722-HELP (during non-business hours) 24-hour crisis response team for if your child is experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
  • Community Mental Health (HealthWest) - Muskegon

    376 E Apple Ave Muskegon, MI 49442 (231) 724-1111 (24hr line) Behavioral healthcare.
  • DHHS - Muskegon

    2700 Baker St, PO Box 4290 Muskegon Heights, MI 49444 (231) 733-3700 Food, childcare, healthcare, and emergency relief.
  • Kid's Belong - Muskegon

    (616) 510-7051 Resource for adoptive and foster families. Coordinate a weekly support group for adoptive and foster families.
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    Ottawa County

  • Children's Mobile Crisis Line - Ottawa

    (866) 512-4357 (toll-free) 24-hour crisis response team for if your child is experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
  • Community Mental Health - Ottawa

    12265 James St Holland, MI 49424 (616) 842-HELP (4357) 24hr Line Grand Haven (616) 396-HELP (4357) 24hr Line Holland (866) 512-HELP (4357) 24hr Line All Other Areas Behavioral healthcare.
  • DHHS - Ottawa

    12185 James St, Ste 200 Holland, MI 49424 (616) 394-7200 Food, childcare, healthcare, and emergency relief.
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    Van Buren County

  • Children's Mobile Crisis Line - Van Buren

    (269) 657-5574 24-hour crisis response team for if your child is experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
  • Community Mental Health - Van Buren

    Multiple locations. See website for location closest to you. (269) 657-5574 or (269) 637-5297 (800) 922-1418 (24 hr hotline) Behavioral healthcare.
  • DHHS - Van Buren

    57150 CR 681 Hartford, MI 49057 (269) 621-2800 Food, childcare, healthcare, and emergency relief.

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