December 8 Presentation on Lying and Stealing by Jessica Sinarski, LPCMH

December 8 Presentation on Lying and Stealing by Jessica Sinarski, LPCMH

Do you wonder why your child continues to lie time and time again? Do you wonder why your child feels the need to take things even after you talked about why it’s not okay? As a parent, do you feel frustrated, perplexed and not sure what to do? Come join …Read the Rest

New Therapist at A Better Chance for Our Children – Stephanie Sklodowski, LPCMH

New Therapist at A Better Chance for Our Children – Stephanie Sklodowski, LPCMH

Stephanie Sklodowski is a Delaware native, having grown up in north Wilmington.  She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Delaware and her Master of Science in Community Counseling from Wilmington University.  She is a Licensed Practicing Counselor of Mental Health in Delaware.  Stephanie has been working with children, teens …Read the Rest

Love and Logic Classes – (NOTE NEW DATES) Final Program before Mary Lou retires

Love and Logic Classes – (NOTE NEW DATES) Final Program before Mary Lou retires

We will offer Love & Logic Parenting on MONDAY EVENINGS at: 1307 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE. 19809. This training will be limited to 10 families per session. 6:00pm to 8:00pm:  9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, and 11/7 (NO CLASS ON 10/31 DUE TO HALLOWEEN) Reservations are required. Child care will …Read the Rest

Upcoming Events – Post Adoption Support

Upcoming Events – Post Adoption Support

These programs are open to ALL Delaware adoptive families as well as families who have Guardianship of children who have exited from the State of Delaware foster care system. These programs are FREE to those families and to foster families. Certificates of attendance are available.   CHILD CARE IS AVAILABLE …Read the Rest

You’ve Got Questions – We’ve Got Answers

You’ve Got Questions – We’ve Got Answers

ADOPTION INFORMATION NIGHT – First Tuesday of every month At our Milford office (805 S. DuPont Blvd. Milford, DE 19963) from 4 PM to 7 PM And At our Wilmington office (1307 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809) starting at 6:30 PM   You are invited to drop by our office.  We are …Read the Rest

Support Group for Adopted Teens – in Milford and Wilmington

Support Group for Adopted Teens – in Milford and Wilmington

Wilmington Site: On the first Friday of every month, at 7:00 p.m. will be the meeting of our Support Group for Adopted Teens.    It will be held at the offices of A Better Chance for our Children at 1307 Philadelphia Pike.   Milford Site: On the fourth Friday of every month, …Read the Rest

Parent Networking and Support Group in Milford

Parent Networking and Support Group in Milford

NEW LOCATION: 805 S DUPONT BLVD, MILFORD (ACROSS FROM REDNER’S MARKET)   The Parent Networking and Support Group for adoptive parents in Kent and Sussex Counties  meets every month on the fourth Friday of each month.  Child care will be provided.  The meetings will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at our …Read the Rest

Useful Resources – links to helpful websites

Useful Resources – links to helpful websites

Love and Logic Institute – Love and Logic is a key part of our training program.  Their web site includes some free information as well as support materials for sale.  www.loveandlogic.com ATTACh – Association for Treatment and Training in the Attachment of Children.  Their web site includes educational mateirals around …Read the Rest

Foster Care and Adoptions in Delaware

Foster Care and Adoptions in Delaware

A Better Chance for Our Children has been connecting children with families through foster care and adoptions in Delaware since 1996. During that time we have participated in many successful placements of children with our resource families. A Better Chance for Our Children primarily works to place children with special needs …Read the Rest