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6 Ways to Reduce Isolation in Early Placement5 April 2017
Adoption support: When your child first arrives in placement, there is a whirlwind of emotions for adopters and foster carers to deal with inside them as well as on behalf of the child. Here are our suggested 6 ways to reduce isolation during in early placement, during the funneling or nesting period.
15 Low Key Activities in Early Placement for 5-8 year olds27 March 2017
Adoption support: Here is our list of 15 low key activities for young adopted children aged 5-8 years in the early stages of placement with a new family.
There are hundreds of ideas but here is a selection to consider during the nesting phase when you are all home and getting to know each other and looking for low stimulation ways to connect .
15 Low Key Activities in Early Placement for 2-5 Year olds26 March 2017
Adoption support: Here is our list of 15 low key activities for young adopted children. These are activities for parent and child to enjoy together during early placement, throughout the nesting period where you are mostly around home.
6 Steps to being a Confidence Adoptive Parent in Early Placement23 March 2017
Adoption support: Be a confident adoptive parent.
Like most things in life, confidence comes with practice, experience and a positive mindset and adoptive parenting is no different. Being a new Mum or Dad came come as quite a shock and even for seasoned parents, bringing a new child into the household can shake your confidence.