Support Groups & Trainings

Post-Adoption & Resource Parent Support Group: community support group that provides additional training to foster and adoptive parents to help them better meet the needs of the children (meets monthly at the HOPE Family Resource Center on the 3rd Friday of each month. Please call 252-636-6472 and ask to speak with a Licensing Social Worker or Supervisor to register for attendance.

STOP: domestic violence intervention group for male and female offenders (men and women meet separately).

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: support group for grandparents who have full responsibility for raising their grandchildren. Currently not running, check back with us in the future for this support group

Resource Parent Curriculum: Designed for resource and adoptive parents who are caring for children who have experienced trauma and abuse in their lives. This course teaches foster parents, kinship parents, and post adoptive parents how to care for children who have been exposed to trauma and how to take care of yourself as a parent caring for a traumatized child.