Entries by Spaulding For Children

Upcoming Events July-October 2021

Summer Fun Movie Night – Friday, July 9 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. This is a private event for the families we serve. An Ice Cream Cart was donated and will be manned by Mutual of America representatives, Popcorn is donated by Better Made, and All City Dogs food truck will be providing hot […]

Melinda Lis honored with 2020 National Adoption Excellence Award

Melinda Lis, Vice President of The Academy for Family Support and Preservation at Spaulding, Honored with 2020 National Adoption Excellence Award from The Children’s Bureau Click here for Official Press Release SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 19, 2020 – The Children’s Bureau at HHS Administration for Children and Families has awarded its 2020 National Adoption Excellence Award […]

“Transracial Adoption and the Black Lives Matter Movement” – Webinar

On August 26, 2020 Spaulding for Children presented a webinar: Transracial Adoption and the Black Lives Matter Movement Webinar Watch the video as our facilitated panel of three Black transracial adoptees shared their experiences and real-talk about how the increased momentum surrounding Black Lives Matters impacts Black and Brown adoptees raised in White families in […]

Ways to Keep Kids Engaged this Summer

Michigan Science Center brings wonders of the universe and live experiments directly into your living room. Log on to MiSci’s ECHO Distance Learning Studio, Mondays through Fridays at 2:30 p.m. While public libraries have been approved to re-open in Michigan. several public libraries are open online. And many have made their extensive collections of ebooks and movies available for […]

Family Preservation Principles

The National Family Preservation Network has outlined principles of Intensive Family Preservation Services. These services are designed to support families in which children are either at imminent risk of placement or have been placed outside their homes. Principles in Working with Families The family is the best resource for the nurture, care, and well-being of […]