Events and training courses

Drop-in events

No need to book, just come along to one of our drop-in events to meet a member of our team and find out more about fostering and adoption.


We offer training courses to those who are eligible for support after adoption.

To reserve your place on a course complete our book a training course form.

Upcoming courses

Course title Summary Date
Realities of Parenting Siblings

This workshop will explore ways of improving the quality of sibling relationships and to provided strategies and interventions to improve communication and positive behaviours.

5 July 2018

Educational Psychologist Seminar – Kate Taylor

Meet with an Educational Psychology to understand who can support you and your child with educational issues and learn how to build communication with your child's school.

16 July 2018

Introduction to Theraplay

This practical course focuses on an attachment based therapeutic approach that uses structured play to help parents build positive relationships and provides a toolkit of activities for you to try at home.

25 September 2018

Fostering for Adoption Training

This training is to provide adopters with information about the fostering to adoption process.

7 November 2018

Meet and Mingle

This evening is designed to give parents the opportunity to come along in an informal setting to meet members of the ‘Support After Adoption’ service and chat with other adopters, share experiences and learn about adoption support in Nottinghamshire.

14 November 2018

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