Providence Place Blog

Today we live in a world full of choices with the freedom to choose everything from your lunch to your hair color. Years ago, there were no choices when it came to adopting a child; the child adoption agency would complete a closed adoption. Now adoptive couples have the choice of an open adoption, and […]

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Once you’ve completed your birth mother search, meeting a likely birth mother is nerve wracking and scary. This first encounter can establish an impression and understanding between both parties. The way you two get along will heavily influence whether or not a birth mother wishes to follow through with the adoption process. You may be […]

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This year’s winner is Devin, who despite his nervousness in the company of other people, decided to be part of the annual talent show at Providence Place last December. He interpreted “Let It Snow” by Michael Bublé and everyone cheered him loudly. To his surprise, he was the top winner. Each year, the Wanda Poppell […]

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   Shouts, giggles and laughs coming out from a classroom, students rushing in and out, asking questions of the instructors, they’re getting ready: “map -check, water bottle -check, and money -check!” Today, Providence Place’s Center for Higher Independence (CHI) students have the chance to go on bus training with two Life Skills Instructors Angela Wilhem […]

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