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Birth Mother Support Group
Support Groups for Birth Mothers Available in Several Locations
Gladney is pleased to offer several support groups for birth mothers. Each of our groups is facilitated by an experienced Gladney caseworker. The purpose and hope of these groups is for birth mothers to be able to connect with one another and receive support regarding their individual adoption experience. Although each experience is different, we have found that there is a common understanding and acceptance between birth mothers – whether you placed a child for adoption 3 months ago, or 30 years ago.
At each of our support groups you can expect to find a safe, kind, and supportive environment in which we hope you feel comfortable sharing your experiences as well as creating long lasting friendships with women who have shared in a similar experience to you. We hope to see you soon!
Dallas/Fort Worth Birth Mother Support Group (Fort Worth, TX)
We would love to invite any woman who has experienced placing a child for adoption to our monthly support group. We are an open and caring group whose goal is to provide an environment where birth mother’s can feel safe and comfortable sharing their experiences and feelings regarding adoption. Our DFW Birth Mother Support Group meets the first Tuesday evening of each month from 7-8:30 p.m. at The Gladney Center for Adoption, 6300 John Ryan Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76132.
Please contact Heather for questions or to RSVP at 817.922.6085.
Hope & Healing Birth Mother Support Group (Houston, TX)
Hope & Healing is a support group for all women who have placed a child for adoption. This group meets one Saturday each month. Contact Gladney's Amy Shore for the next date and time.
Finding Hope & Support in Florida (Brandon, FL)
Gladney is proud to refer our birth mothers and any woman considering adoption for her baby to LifeCare of Brandon for the Birth Mom Support Group! This loving group meets the first Monday evening of the month at LifeCare of Brandon from 7:00-9:00 p.m. You will find many women gathered here who have been touched by adoption, sharing their insightful experiences and words of encouragement to others. We hope you join us on the first Monday of the month for hope and support! Contact Gladney's Erica Andres, Support Group Facilitator, at 813.716.2684.