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We Are Back to Blogging!

Aurora
Hello Everyone! I know what you are thinking...AFFEC has a blog? Yes we do! It has been a while, but we are back now and it is gonna be great.  What is this blog about you might ask.  Well friends, it is gonna be anything and everything AFFEC.  Heart Gallery,
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A Regal Announcement to all Princesses

Gabrielle Morales
Dear, Princesses: Please consider attending A Family For Every Child's Annual Event...   PRINCESS FOR A DAY 10am - 5pm Sunday, April 9, 2017 at the Valley River Inn, Eugene, Oregon Cost: Foster children are admitted free for this event. $50.00 for non-foster children –includes the event for the princess and
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Happy New Year from AFFEC: A Sneak Peak of an Upcoming Event…

Gabrielle Morales
Happy New Year from A Family For Every Child!     In honor of the new year, please take a moment to review our upcoming event!   A Princess For a Day 10am - 5pm Sunday, March 26, 2017 at the Valley River Inn, Eugene, Oregon This is a ROYAL
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A Home For The Holidays

Gabrielle Morales
7th Annual A Home For The Holidays Thursday – November 10, 2016 5:30 - 9:30pm *** Next Thursday, November 10th is our 7th annual holiday auction, and on behalf of A Family for Every Child, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to partner with us to
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Lifebooks: Creating a Treasure for the Adopted Child

Gabrielle Morales
"Every child deserves to know where s/he came from" - Beth O'Malley *    *    * Beth O'Malley's life books were and are inspired to act as a "childhood memory," or perhaps a baby book, for young adoptees. At five months, O'Malley was adopted, but not after living in two
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Volunteer Today!

Gabrielle Morales
Benito, Age 11 Benito is a loving youth who smiles often. He can be very affectionate to his caregivers and loves to have physical contact or connections with others. He has a lot of energy and loves to go to the park. Benito also enjoys watching the movie Cars and loves
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Featured Family of the Week

Gabrielle Morales
Our Featured Family of the Week: The Hawking-Johnson Family Judith Hawking and Kenneth Johnson live in the suburbs of New York and are ready to welcome a child(ren) into their home. Take the time to read about our featured family of the week! “Hi! We are Judith Hawking and Kenneth
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Our Mission

Gabrielle Morales
I would like to take the moment to reflect upon our mission statement. As you are all aware, A Family for Every Child is dedicated to finding loving, permanent families for every waiting foster child, like Berry. With a sweet, dimpled smile and a mischievous, musical laugh that he readily shares
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Considering Adoption? Sign up for our FREE MAP program

Gabrielle Morales
A Family For Every Child's Matching Assistance (MAP) Program is a free program designed to help waiting families become matched with waiting foster children. Our program is most beneficial to families who are seeking to adopt a foster child over the age of seven with special needs. We provide families with resources
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The Basics of Reactive Attachment Disorder

Gabrielle Morales
Dealing with RAD (Reactive Attachment Disorder) as an adoptive parent is no easy task, and understanding it is just as difficult. The chart above says it all. RAD goes beyond any other severe disorder. So let me break it down for you; RAD may be described as followed: - The
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