Supporting Adoptive Families

Supporting Adoptive Families with Understanding and Wisdom is a course for those who desire to support adoptive families, including respite providers.

Part of AWAA's Older Child Adoption Training / Extra Support Options

America World Adoption Association


This 1.5 hour course is designed for the support system of adoptive families including grandparents, friends, neighbors, the church community, and more.  The course is broken into 5 sections that help you understand the experience of the child in adoption, the experience of the family, the nuances of the adoption adjustment, how you can help, and if needed, how you can provide respite care (care for the adopted child) in a wise and healthy way.