On December 20th, 2011 we moved to Canada. Yes, just FIVE days before Christmas, that’s when our sponsor family from Brampton picked us up from the airport.
If you are a new adoptive family already experiencing that hustle and bustle—and trauma—of this season, don’t lose hope. We know how badly you will want to have the perfect Christmas in an attempt to right the wrongs in your child’s life. So, here are a few things we’ve learned over the years that might help you navigate Christmas as an adoptive family.
Our boy died suddenly when he was 18. As a family of seven, we did everything together, from travelling to camping to eating.
How can we help group members to share stories in a way that helps us connect with each other and leads to meaningful relationships?