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What's New At FFTA?

FFTA welcomes Jenna M. Beirlein, Esq. as FFTA's Agency General Counsel. Jenna graduated from Fordham University with a Bachelor of Science in 2007, and she received her Juris Doctor from Pace University School of Law in 2010. Since being admitted to the New York and New Jersey Bars, Jenna has served Westchester County, NY families as a matrimonial and family law attorney in the private and public sectors. Not only does Jenna have the legal expertise to work in the adoption field, but she is also an adoptee who is pleased to share her adoption story.


Calendar of Events

Second European LGBT Families Gathering Spain

  FFTA is pleased to share news of an exciting upcoming event this spring in Europe! While FFTA is a proud sponsor of this important opportunity, unfortunately, we will not be able to attend. We encourage you to learn more and to share your experience with us should you choose to participate.

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Apr 28th, 2012 (Sat) -- May 1st, 2012 (Tue)

ADOPTION: Everything You Need to Know @ Greenburgh Town Hall

  This free event is open to anyone interested in or involved with the adoption process, including professionals, community members, expectant parents, adoptive or potential adoptive parents, and adoptees. Come learn about the domestic and international adoption process and meet the staff of FFTA. FFTA is authorized in CT and NY.

177 Hillside Avenue
Greenburgh, NY 10607

Contact Vanessa
Email: adopt@ForeverFamiliesThroughAdoption.org
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May 15th, 2012 (Tue) 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Adoptive Parents Committee Hudson/CT Chapter presents an Adoption Mini-Conference

  Come Meet Joy Goldstein, LCSW Executive Director of FFTA on Saturday, May 19, when she will be presenting at the Hudson/ CT Chapter Adoption Mini- Conference. There will be workshops of interest to pre-adoptive and post- adoptive families as well as plenty of time for building and strengthening your adoption network. Come meet Joy along with other adoptive parents and adoption professionals in a relaxed atmosphere.

Click here to see attached flyer and visit the APC website for more details.

May 19th, 2012 (Sat) 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Bowlarama! - FFTA 5 Year Anniversary Celebration & Fundraiser

FFTA 5 Year Anniversary Celebration & Fundraiser

Scarsdale Golf Club Bowling Alley
1 Club Way
Hartsdale, NY 10530

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May 20th, 2012 (Sun) 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

* Adoptive Parents Committee (APC) meetings are open to the public, however APC membership is required for the annual conference and the fully comprehensive pre-adoption workshop held in volunteers homes. For more information email APC at: samapc@aol.com or APCHudson@hotmail.com.