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Join us for Breaking Barriers: LGBTQ+ Perspectives on Adoption, where we'll explore the experiences and challenges in the adoption process.

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Mon Jul 15 2024

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<div>Join us for Breaking Barriers: LGBTQ+ Perspectives on Adoption, where we'll explore the experiences and challenges in the adoption process.</div><div style="margin-top: 20px"><div style="margin: 20px 10px;font-size: 15px;line-height: 22px;font-weight: 400;text-align: left;"><p><strong><strong>Join us on June 20th from 7:00pm to 8:30pm for a brave and inclusive webinar exploring the unique experiences of LGBTQ+ individuals in the adoption process.</strong></strong></p><p>This session aims to debunk misconceptions about LGBTQ+ adoption, explore the intricacies of LGBTQ+ identities in the adoption process.</p><p>Featuring a ten-minute introduction followed by an engaging panel discussion with <strong><strong>Matt Taylor-Robert </strong></strong>(Founder and Managing Director of Proud 2 b Parents),<strong><strong> Dr </strong></strong><strong><strong>Lucy Kelsall-Knight </strong></strong>(Children’s nurse), <strong><strong>Emma Miller-McCaffrey (</strong></strong>Head of Relationships at Diversity Role Models), <strong><strong>Satwinder </strong></strong><strong><strong>Sandhu </strong></strong>(CEO of Consortium of Voluntary Adoption Agencies UK)<strong><strong> </strong></strong>and chaired by <strong><strong>Mark Hoult-Allen</strong></strong> (Chair of Trustees, We Are Family), and interactive Q&A session, this webinar offers a unique opportunity for learning and growth, providing valuable insights for prospective adopters and anyone interested in understanding LGBTQ+ adoption.</p><p><strong><strong>The cost is £10 per ticket + £1.55 Eventbrite admin fee. </strong></strong><em><em>If this is a barrier, please contact us by emailing hello@wearefamilyadoption.org.uk.</em></em></p><p><br></p><p><strong><strong>About We Are Family Adoption</strong></strong><br>We Are Family is a peer support community by adopters for adopters. We're there for families throughout their adoption journey. Originally founded in 2013 by adopters who experienced first-hand the lack of post-adoption support available for their families and wanted to provide locally-based peer-to-peer support for adoptive parents. From one group in Hackney &amp; Islington, the organisation grew to seven over two years. Online and in person, our parents' groups, events, resources, podcasts and talks offer mutual support, information and inspiration to adopters and those considering adoption.</p></div></div>

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