Post-Adoption Services

Post-Adoption Services

Adoptive families take on the responsibility for healing these children, but in many cases, because of their children’s serious needs, families cannot shoulder the task alone. For many children and families, post-adoption mental health services are critical to their...
Saskatchewan Crisis Hotlines

Saskatchewan Crisis Hotlines

We know that trauma in the early formative years increases the risk of mental health problems. Many children in care have experienced trauma to one degree or another. This fact should not be ignored, as a child has the right to the support they require in order to...
ayisiyiniwak: A Communications Guide

ayisiyiniwak: A Communications Guide

This Guide provides information on aspects and protocols of First Nations lives that are traditional practices that reflect a mindset and worldview that goes beyond the mundane and into the spirit of life. These aspects should not be judged as entirely spiritual or a...
The Power of Cultural Connection

The Power of Cultural Connection

In this article, AFABC explores how families and professionals can work together to support adopted kids. In today’s diverse adoption community, the majority of parents strive to embrace and nurture their adopted children’s birth cultures.Where a child came from is an...