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Moving Forward with Exciting News

After a long thought out process, much prayer and dedication to the mission of Adoptees Connect I've made some changes to better serve the adoptee community and Adoptees Connect groups being planted globally. Due to the rapidly growing Adoptees Connect groups I've made the decision to incorporate Adoptees Connect and apply for 501(c)(3)  status which has… Continue reading Moving Forward with Exciting News

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Guest Article: Many adoptees have deep pain of trauma from being separated from their first families by Kyleigh Vander Well – Pierre

One of our attendees from our Adoptees Connect - Grand Rapids, MI Group, Kyleigh Vander Well- Pierre wrote a beautiful article sharing some of her journey with us. Adoptees Connect ~ Grand Rapids is part of a national movement with chapters across the country and beyond. This is an oasis for all adult adoptees to come… Continue reading Guest Article: Many adoptees have deep pain of trauma from being separated from their first families by Kyleigh Vander Well – Pierre

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Adoptees Connect Small Groups are in 17 Locations in 9 Months!

Day by day our groups are growing, and adoptees are stepping up to make a commitment to plant these groups! This is a cause for celebration! I’m literally blown away at the network that is being built and woven together by our adoptee community via Adoptees Connect! For so many of us, its been a… Continue reading Adoptees Connect Small Groups are in 17 Locations in 9 Months!

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Our Adoptees Connect – Lexington, KY Group Went Hiking!

Greetings Everyone! This past Saturday May 19, 2018 a few Adoptees from our Adoptees Connect - Lexington, KY group got together and decided to go on a hike together! The time spent was so valuable for each of us! We set out to find Tioga Falls which is a waterfall one of the 300+ waterfalls… Continue reading Our Adoptees Connect – Lexington, KY Group Went Hiking!

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Our Adoptees Connect Groups are Growing!

I'm so excited to share that our Adoptees Connect Small Groups are growing! These groups being planted is literally a dream come true! It's so overdue for our community and for adoptees everywhere. I was thinking the other day how throughout my time on earth I've seen counselors and therapists off and on, all the way back to my childhood. Never… Continue reading Our Adoptees Connect Groups are Growing!

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Guest Article: Strangers by Adoption by Kevin D. Engle

Strangers by Adoption Kevin D. Engle   I am Frankenstein: created, not born.   I am Edward Scissorhands: functioning but not quite finished.   I am the Incredible Shrinking Man: with a disease no one can name.   I am the android from the Twilight Zone: my behavior programmed into my circuits.   I am… Continue reading Guest Article: Strangers by Adoption by Kevin D. Engle

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Connecting with Adult Adoptees by Pamela Karanova

Connecting with Adult Adoptees by Pamela Karanova   Adoptees Connect was founded with a vision to connect Adult Adoptees with other Adult Adoptees. My hope is that the more adoptees we connect with, the less isolated and alone we will feel. A community of Adult Adoptees coming together in real life to experience life together… Continue reading Connecting with Adult Adoptees by Pamela Karanova

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Why Adoptees Connect Isn’t A Ministry

During my time doing ministry work, being in leadership on many ministry teams and spending years in a church atmosphere I learned a few things about this environment. I was a small group leader for a ministry called Celebrate Recovery for 3 years and during this time I was welcomed with a variety of people… Continue reading Why Adoptees Connect Isn’t A Ministry

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Exciting Times Ahead for Adoptees Connect!

I'm excited to announce that Adoptees Connect is now in 4 States around the USA and more are coming! Here are the locations to date. Kentucky Adoptees Connect- Lexington, KY Group Contact: Pamela Karanova Phone:  859-475-8306 Email: pamelakaranova@gmail.com (preferred contact) Facebook: Adoptees Connect- Lexington, KY http://www.adopteesconnectlexky.com Nebraska COMING SOON! New Mexico Adoptees Connect- Albuquerque, NM Group Contact… Continue reading Exciting Times Ahead for Adoptees Connect!

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A Week Away, Adoptees Connect is Launching in Lancaster, PA and Lexington, KY.

I'm so excited we're just a week away from our first Adoptees Connect- Lexington, KY meeting! We will also Launch in Lancaster, PA This has been such a long time coming!!! Let me do a little explaining... In 2011 I was at a breaking point in my life. I honestly had no where to turn… Continue reading A Week Away, Adoptees Connect is Launching in Lancaster, PA and Lexington, KY.