SUPPORT GROUP & EVENTS

We host monthly meetings for families who have welcomed children through foster care, adoption, guardianship, and Safe Families, as well as people seeking to learn more about the fostering process.  These meetings are provided at no cost, include childcare and dinner, and are geared to put the wind back in your sails as a caregiver.  We invite guest speakers who bring more than just information to the table. They bring hope and inspiration.  Come receive fresh encouragement and empowerment while we show your kids a good time.

  • Park Meetup: South OC
    Sat, Jun 04
    Sunset Park
    Jun 04, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM PDT
    Sunset Park, 34345 Calle Naranja, Dana Point, CA 92624, USA
    Meet us at the park for an easy-going afternoon of hanging with other fost/adopt families. Lunch and games will be provided thanks to the generosity of Mariners Church. RSVPs required by May 31.
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  • Park Meetup: North OC
    Sun, Jun 12
    Bolsa Chica Park
    Jun 12, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM PDT
    Bolsa Chica Park, 13660 University St, Westminster, CA 92683, USA
    Meet us at the park for an easy-going afternoon of hanging with other fost/adopt families. Snacks and games will be provided thanks to the generosity of Mariners Church. RSVPs required by June 7.
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  • Coffee & Closet
    Sat, Jun 18
    Mariners Church
    Jun 18, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
    Mariners Church, 120 W 5th St, Santa Ana, CA 92701, USA
    Join us at The Closet Santa Ana, where you can grab a cup of coffee and shop, or just put your feet up and talk story with other fost/adopt parents like you. This is the perfect space to fill your need for both community and clothing at the exact same time. Reservations required by June 14.
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  • Park Meetup: Northeast OC
    Sun, Jun 26
    Arroyo Park
    Jun 26, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT
    Arroyo Park, 20994 Yorba Linda Blvd, Yorba Linda, CA 92887, USA
    Pack a lawn chair and meet us at the park for an easy-going afternoon of hanging with other fost/adopt families. Snacks and games will be provided thanks to the generosity of Friends Church. RSVPs required by June 21.
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  • Coffee & Closet
    Sat, Jul 16
    Mariners Church
    Jul 16, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
    Mariners Church, 120 W 5th St, Santa Ana, CA 92701, USA
    Join us at The Closet Santa Ana, where you can grab a cup of coffee and shop, or just put your feet up and talk story with other fost/adopt parents like you. This is the perfect space to fill your need for both community and clothing at the exact same time. Reservations required by July 12.
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  • Coffee & Closet
    Sat, Aug 20
    Mariners Church
    Aug 20, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
    Mariners Church, 120 W 5th St, Santa Ana, CA 92701, USA
    Join us at The Closet Santa Ana, where you can grab a cup of coffee and shop, or just put your feet up and talk story with other fost/adopt parents like you. This is the perfect space to fill your need for both community and clothing at the exact same time. Reservations required by Aug 16.
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