Washington State Family Reunion Picnic

July 9, 2013 Michael Panik
Join us for a great time of connecting with Lifeline families in Washington State at our Lifeline Family Reunion Picnic! Please bring your lunch – drinks, dessert and paper goods will be provided. Date: July 20, 2013 Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Location: Columbia Point Marina Park 660 Columbia Point Drive (Park Shelter 2) Richland, WA 99352 *Please
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Post Adoption Lunch with Lifeline on Facebook

July 2, 2013 Michael Panik
Do you have questions about different situations you have faced during post adoption? Join us for Lunch with Lifeline on our Facebook wall Wed. July 3rd from 12-1 pm (CST) for a live Q&A with members from our Post Adoption team!
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Encouragement for Birthmothers

May 22, 2013 Michael Panik
Lifeline is gathering encouragement written by birthmothers to share with other birthmothers who are considering adoption or have placed a child for adoption. If you would be interested in sharing encouragment, please email Michelle Staab at michelle.staab@lifelinechild.org for more information.
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Video - Watch Adoption Funding Webinar

March 27, 2013 Michael Panik
Lifeline’s Executive Director Herbie Newell lead this webinar along with author Julie Gumm. Julie has been featured on the Dave Ramsey Show and her book, “Adopt Without Debt” is an Amazon #1 Best Seller. We are grateful to have had author Julie join us for this webinar to share creative ways to save and raise
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Lifeline KY Families Featured in News

March 21, 2013 Michael Panik
We are excited to see two of our Lifeline Kentucky families recently featured in local media outlets in Louisville, KY! The Henderson Family has adopted two boys from Ethiopia and you can a news video of their story HERE from WHAS11. The Kruer family, another family adopting from Ethiopia, plans to travel to Ethiopia in April
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Glitz, Glam, and Gowns

February 20, 2013 Michael Panik
Are you in the Birmingham area and have a prom dress that would make a girl feel like a princess? We are looking for dresses, shoes, jewelry, and handbags for high school girls in foster care to have an unforgettable prom! The Lifeline Foster Care Department is partnering with an organization called Big House to
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Foster Care Webinar

February 20, 2013 Michael Panik
Join us Thursday, February 21 for our “Alabama Foster Care” Webinar led by Traci Newell, Lifeline’s Education Coordinator. The webinar will be from 7-8 PM CST and you will learn about becoming a licensed foster parent for the many precious children in the foster care system in the state of Alabama. Register here: http://lifelinechild.org/event/webinar-alabama-foster-care/ Questions? Please
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Lifeline Accredited in Haiti

January 21, 2013 Michael Panik
In June 2012, the Parliament in Haiti ratified the Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoption. As a result, Haiti is currently making changes to their adoption policies. One of these changes includes working with only select agencies to facilitate adoptions. We are pleased to announce that Lifeline Children’s Services is one of the 19 organizations chosen.
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Lifeline Licensed in Florida

January 17, 2013 Michael Panik
There is a special excitement for our Lifeline family as today comes to a close. We have just been notified that our Florida office in Jacksonville has been licensed. Florida State Director Lesley Matheson is overjoyed with what this means for our work in Florida. “I am thrilled that we are now licensed in Florida.
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