An article explaining the role a support group can play in the lives of adopted children and their families. The article also explains how support groups form and five different types of support groups.
The Support for Adoptive Families, Birth Families, and Adoptees is part of the New Beginning community. This community provides many kinds of support groups, including ones for adoptive parents, adult adoptees, and youth adoptees. Although this organization is in Idaho, most meetings are held over Zoom.
This alliance explains the importance of support groups and provides information about their own support group. CAFA’s support group offers general support to parents and caregivers raising their adoptive (or soon-to-be adopted) children. The support group meetings are free, parent-led, and meet monthly.