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 (previously affiliated with Diakon Lutheran Ministries and later with Upper Bay Counseling and Support Services). During that time we have participated in many successful placements of children with our resource families. A Better Chance for Our Children is unique in that we primarily work to place children with special needs in families.

Parenting with Love and Logic starts October 7 in Wilmington

Parenting with Love and Logic starts October 7 in Wilmington

Have you ever wondered where the fun in parenting has gone?  So many of our parents who have come to this class in the past have become re-energized about having fun as parents.  You will leave with so many new ideas on how to become more effective parents.  The class includes …Read the Rest

Adoption Training Programs will begin soon

Adoption Training Programs will begin soon

Our training classes will begin again in the fall.  Our Wilmington classes will start September 20 and our Milford classes on October 4.  Please call us to learn more about these classes.  Registration is necessary.

Useful Resources – links to helpful websites

Useful Resources – links to helpful websites

AFIS – Adoptive Families with Information and Support.  Their web site describes many of their social and informational activities in suspporting adoptive and foster care families.  www.afisdelaware.org Love and Logic Institute – Love and Logic is a key part of our training program.  Their web site includes some free information …Read the Rest

Upcoming Events – Post Adoption Support

Upcoming Events – Post Adoption Support

Our programs will begin again in the fall.  We are planning some new offerings that we believe that will be helpful to our families.  We will update you as we firm up our plans.  In the meantime, we hope you have a great summer. These programs are open to ALL …Read the Rest

Parent Networking and Support Groups in Delaware

Parent Networking and Support Groups in Delaware

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 Felton office in the United Cerebral Palsy Camp Lenape site on MidState Road.  …Read the Rest

Video of our families and staff

Video of our families and staff

Click to view a great video of our families and staff: *Video: founded in 1996, a better chance for our children works to find permanent loving families for children waiting to be adopted. these waiting children all have special needs, and this dedicated agency works tirelessly to bring children and …Read the Rest