Adopting parents at Sunrise Family Services can connect with other families for support, both before and after the adoption.


Some of our family-led groups are for:


  • Waiting parents 

  • Travel preparation

  • Country specific connections for children

  • Language Classes

  • Culturally specific musical experiences


There are events hosted by Sunrise throughout the year.


  • Birthparent Panels

  • Adoptive Parent Panels

  • Parenting Courses

  • Annual Birthmother's Day Picnic

  • Annual Sunrise Family Picnic

  • Country-specific information evenings

  • Annual Christmas Open House and Tree Decorating


The Sunrise Client website has lists of books on adoption, links to adoption-related websites and many other adoption resources.