Resources

Below are partners of MCFAPA and/or local resources that help those in our “village.”

 

Resources for Foster, Adoptive, and Kinship Families:

Huntsville Area Adoptive and Foster Families Private Facebook GroupRequest Membership Here

Monthly Parent Support Group – Meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at Willowbrook at Madison. Please join the Private page above in order to get meeting dates/times.

The North Alabama Foster Closet (NAFC) (free tangible resources for foster, adoptive, and kinship families)- www.northalabamafostercloset.com

“The Blanket Fairy” weighted blanket program through NAFC– Form:  NAFC Weighted Blanket Order Form 2019 Once completed, please contact NAFC.

Rocket City Mom (Things to Do) www.rocketcitymom.com

Rocket City Mom (Kids Eat Free) –  Click Here for Updated List

Adopted/Foster Child/Orphan ScholarshipsMore Info Here

Foster Parent Bill of Rights – Foster Parent Bill of Rights

Daycares that accept CMA (updated 4/1/2018): CMA Listings

Training Resources:

MCFAPA Monthly Training’s – Meets on the 1st Monday of each month (unless otherwise noted) from 6 PM – 7:30 PM in the training room at DHR, 2206 Oakwood Ave NW, Huntsville, AL 35810. Check out our Facebook page in order to get more info on each month’s meeting. Childcare is provided via RSVP link provided via our Remind App and Event Page on Facebook. 

Children’s Aid Society (Online Training Website)training.childrensaid.org

Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development  – More Info Here

Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI®)What is TBRI®?

 

Organizations:

Alabama Foster and Adoptive Parent Associationhttps://afapa.org

Madison County DHRDHR Website

Lifeline Children’s ServicesProviding TIPS training classes and home study for Madison County DHR Families starting August 2019 – More info here.

Agape of North Alabamawww.agapecares.org

Alabama MENTOR – Facebook Page

Foster Love HSVFoster Love HSV Website

Kids to Love – www.kidstolove.org

If you know of any resources that you would like to have placed here, please contact us!