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Support Groups Start January 11

posted on January 6, 2017

We all need someone to lean on. That is especially true for those who foster, have adopted, or who are waiting. Join other like-minded parents for a time of connection and sharing. Our support groups are open to any adoptive, foster,…… Read More

I Get to Share my Mother’s Day

posted on May 10, 2015

Today is Mother’s Day. It’s the day we set aside to celebrate moms for all the hard work and loving attention they give to their children throughout the year. While it is a day of celebration and honor, it can…… Read More

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Fostering Hope Kicks Off January 18

posted on January 9, 2015

Fostering Hope is Tapestry’s support group for those involved in foster care. This group is open to anyone touched by foster care, including those who are fostering, fostering-to-adopt or are considering foster care or foster care adoption. We will meet at…… Read More

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Healing the Wounds of Relational Trauma

posted on December 11, 2014

I remember the first time I heard it said. It came out of nowhere during a conversation with an adult adoptee, and I recoiled as the words made their way to my heart. “There is no adoption without loss,” she…… Read More

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10 Ways to Support Kids in Foster Care

posted on September 5, 2014

Ask any foster parent the phrase they hear the most and it will likely be “I could never do what you do” or “I’d love to foster, but I could never give the kids back.”  While it is true that…… Read More

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2014 Tapestry Adoption & Foster Care Conference

posted on July 23, 2014

The 2014 Tapestry Conference will be held October 24 & 25 at Irving Bible Church. This year’s conference will feature unique content across two full days — and you are invited to attend one or both days. Our theme for…… Read More

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10 Ways to Support Kids in Foster Care

posted on May 20, 2014

Ask any foster parent the phrase they hear the most and it will likely be “I could never do what you do” or “I’d love to foster, but I could never give the kids back.”  While it is true that…… Read More

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Motivations Can Speak Louder Than Words

posted on March 20, 2014

It is important for adoptive and foster parents to examine their motivations, not only when they begin the adoption or foster care journey but also along the way. Watch as Michael Monroe encourages parents to consider why they are doing…… Read More

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Fostering Hope. Fostering Connections

posted on January 29, 2014

Join us on Saturday, February 1, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, in Room West D at Irving Bible Church, as Tapestry hosts an event for foster and adoptive parents entitled Fostering Hope. Fostering Connections. If you are a foster or foster/adopt parent…… Read More