Dear Foster and Adoptive Parents,
We are looking at ways we can better support you through resources, tangible needs, activities, classes, events, and other ways to connect, feel supported, encouraged, and find hope! Please see the list below of upcoming events, classes, or resources we may have or org we have connected with who are doing amazing things! If you have ideas of things you would like to see please don’t hesitate to email us – email@example.com. If you are a business and would like to host an event, class, or workshop please reach out as well! Thank you for all you do! *Please feel free to invite your kids bio parents to events as well! We encourage it and love to see the special relationships you all have formed.
We get tickets for sporting events including The Bucks, Brewers, and Admirals. We also do monthly play date cafes, monthly pamper days at Aveda and other monthly events. Check here for available tickets as they come.
March 22 – Little Sprouts Play Cafe Mequon FREE day for foster/adoptive families – https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f48aeaf29a0fcc34-little#/
March 24 – Pamper Day at Aveda – sold out
March 21 – Foster parent early shopping day at JBF waukesha https://www.eventbrite.com/e/waukesha-jbf-presale-foster-parents-mar-21-430-8pm-tickets-591759688157
March 26 – Free shopping day at Waukesha Expo Center. Sunday noon – 1:30 go to door 8 not main entrance and tell the your with Natalie Anderson/OneHope27 for a bag of free clothes/toys age appropriate for your kiddos. https://waukeshanorth.jbfsale.com
April 1 – Free Resource fair and hair care class hosted by Styles4Kidz. Sign up/register here. – https://snwbl.it/kgTkRh
Kingdom Workers – Great connection for support for foster/adoptive families from meals to transportation! Reach out to Hannah at 262-389-6221 or fostersupport@kingdomworkers.
Free movie tickets for kids Jan 13-April 2 *Can be used multiple times For tickets and show info: https://www.amfam.com/kidsdream
Chosen – free community closet contact – Amalie@choseninlove.org to learn more and to fill out a clothing request form. Attendees of Adoptive/Foster mom support group at First Congregational Church 3rd Thursday of the month will receive requested items delivered to them at the group. This support group is hosted at First Congregational church in Tosa on the 3rd Thursday of every month. The group is hosted by local foster parents and the group is based on Foster the Family – https://www.fosterthefamily.org/supportgroups
Free 2 week martial arts classes in Waukesha kids 4-12 sign up at https://cp.mystudio.io/t/?=startyourjourney/2612/4266//1659559006
Meal Help – The Real Good Life meals – https://sendbottles.com/TheRealGoodLife Use code ONEHOPE27 at checkout for $20 off your first order.
Milwaukee Public Museum is free 1st Thursday of the month – https://www.mpm.edu/programs/kohls-thank-you-thursday
Betty Brinn Children’s museum is free 3rd Thursday of the month – https://www.bbcmkids.org/access-days/
Racine Art Museum Free first Fridays – https://www.ramart.org/visit/first-fridays/
Milwaukee Zoo is free Oct. 7, Nov. 4, & Dec. 2 – https://milwaukeezoo.org/visit/upcoming-events/family-free-day-february-4-2023/
WI Adoption and Permanency Support: https://wisapsp.org/firststepform/
Discount Swim Days at Springs Water Park : Foster families can register their foster kiddos for the special needs discount on Sundays
Cultivate Yoga free family mindfulness classes in Bayview – https://www.cultivateyogamke.com
WI events for foster families from coffee meetups to family fun days – https://www.eventbrite.com/cc/milwaukee-and-surrounding-area-events-365469
Free Birthday Cakes for kids in foster care – email firstname.lastname@example.org for cake form
Babbling Babes – free and fun gatherings for moms and kids to connect with other moms and their kids, from mom & me playgroups to book clubs just for mom!
We Rock The Spectrum Kids Gym – Foster families get 15% off packages and $2 off play passes
Thing to do with kids in lake country – https://lakecountryfamilyfun.com @lakecountrylittles
Things to do with kids in Milwaukee – https://milwaukeemom.com https://www.mkewithkids.com @mketottroop
Look for Less – store with all new items sold at a fraction of the cost – kids clothes are $4 on Saturday and goes down a dollar every day! – https://www.facebook.com/lookforlesswi/
Food Pantry – https://friendswithfoodwi.org
Church Play Spaces: Hartland – https://www.zionhartland.org/page/time-for-tots. Lake Geneva – https://lakeland.church/park/
City Light – free fun family neighborhood events – https://www.facebook.com/CityLightMKE/
Make sure to check back periodically for updates on events!
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