Training & Education

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The Adoption Council of Ontario provides specialized training and education for all those touched by adoption and permanency journeys, and the professionals who support them. There is a framework for understanding adoption and permanency journeys and all those living these journeys can benefit from this knowledge.

From a professional perspective, adoption and permanency work is a specialty field and those working with adoption and permanency galaxy members need specialized training to understand the unique dynamics involved and best support their clients.

Most Popular Offerings

Search & Reunion Webinar

for adult adoptees & birth parents


for everyone

How To Adopt

for pre-adoptive families


for adoptive, kinship & customary care families


for professionals

Never Too Late

for NTL humans

Not Sure Where to Start?

Check out our new on-demand webinar, the Importance of Permanency for our Children and Youth.

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Training Calendar

We offer many multi-day trainings, webinars and presentations. Learn more and register today!

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New! Working With the Early Years (0-6): Children on Adoption & Permanency Journeys

Learn about adoption and permanency journeys, how they impact young children, strategies for working with children and decoding their behavior, and communicating with their parents and caregivers. This session is taking place October 28th, 2021 at 7 PM and is Free! View the flyer here.


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