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Informational Meetings

Group Foster Care Information Meeting

April 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
149 Thompson Avenue East Suite #115
St. Paul, MN 55118 United States

Our Foster Care Information Meetings will provide you a brief overview of our foster care program. You will learn more about the process, the requirements, and the options you have at EVOLVE. This information session is considered a starting point in your journey. No prior knowledge is required! This event is open to the public.…

Foster Care Education

April 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
149 Thompson Avenue East Suite #115
St. Paul, MN 55118 United States

This is designed for those in the process of becoming foster parents. Participants will learn the ins and outs of both traditional and concurrent planning. This program is for MN Families who are looking to become licensed as foster parents. This training is for EVOLVE clients only. **This will be a virtual meeting and we…

Parenting Children in a Diverse Society

April 18 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
149 Thompson Avenue East Suite #115
St. Paul, MN 55118 United States

This class explores diversity and what ethnic minority and LGBTQ+ children need from their parents, siblings, and other caring adults in order to grow up with a strong self-esteem. This training is free to EVOLVE Clients. Non-EVOLVE client cost is $50 per family (up to two adults) and  $50 per professional. **This will be a…

Group Adoption Information Meeting

April 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
5850 Omaha Avenue North
Stillwater, MN 55082 United States

The Information Meetings at EVOLVE provide a brief overview of our programs for those considering adoption or becoming foster care providers. These meetings are free, open to the general public, and designed to help those with no prior experience in adoption or foster care understand how the programs work. Our Information Meetings are also considered the “starting point” for those looking…

Proactive Parenting Support

Proactive Parenting Support Group

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
149 Thompson Avenue East Suite #115
St. Paul, MN 55118 United States

Proactive Parenting is a group moderated by two psychologists and topics vary by week. This group is a place for current or prospective adoptive parents and foster care providers to encourage one another through community, education, and common understanding. This group is free for current or past EVOLVE clients. For non-clients cost is $10. **This…