Today in the SCV
Monthly Informational Meeting on Fostering/ Adopting a child
What: Adoption is a meaningful way for individuals and couples to fulfill their dream of parenting. There are approximately 64,000 children in foster care in California. Los Angeles County’s foster care population exceeds 21,000 children with 200 foster children waiting to be connected to a family who will adopt. Children’s Bureau offers a comprehensive foster care and adoption program that brings families together for a lifetime. Discover if you have the willingness, ability and resources to take on the challenge. When: 10-noon
Where: Children’s Bureau, 27200 Tourney Road, Suite 175, Valencia, CA 91355
More info: 661-208-4212 or email RFrecruit[email protected] all4kids.org
Alzheimer’s Support Group
What: Build a support system with people who understand. Connect with others. Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions. Talk through issues and ways of coping. Share feelings, needs and concerns.
When: Second Monday of the Month, 6-7:30 p.m. Where: Education Center, 24525 Town Center Drive, Valencia
More info: Before attending this meeting: Please call Michelle Quiroga-Diaz at 310-498-8650 to confirm meeting date and time.
Saturday, Jan. 19
Brittany Foundation Dog Adoption Events, Saturday & Sunday
What: The Brittany Foundation Sanctuary & Dog Rescue shows our adoptable dogs at the PetSmart National Adoption Weekend events held four times a year in Stevenson Ranch. Additional dogs from our Sanctuary can be viewed on our website. The Brittany Foundation is currently scheduled to be at PetSmart every third Saturday of the month with more dogs that need forever homes. Please “Adopt, Don’t Shop!” Check our website for future updates.
When: 12-3 p.m. Every third Saturday of the month Where: PetSmart, 24965 Pico Canyon Road, Stevenson Ranch
More info: Nancy Anderson, 661-713-5240, Gwen Romani, 661-257-9355; www.brittanyfoundationonline.org.