Explore your foster care and adoption options

lgbtadvocacy_milwaukeeprideJoin us at the Stonewall Stage on Sunday, June 12 at 3:00 p.m. for a special presentation and discussion!

 


Have you always wanted to know about adoption and foster care, but were never sure who to ask? Learn about LGBTQ parenting programs with experts from Children’s Hospital of Milwaukee and Children’s Alliance of Wisconsin.

Arles Lawrence

Recruitment Specialist – Foster Care Recruitment

Arles LawrenceChildren’s Hospital of Wisconsin Community Services

Arles is a member of the Foster Care recruitment team and engages with individuals and families that wish to provide safe and loving homes for children in need of care. She is responsible for the recruitment and retention of foster families, and assists with the licensing process for foster families.

Arles also works to develop foster parent ambassadors that help with recruitment of potential foster families for the program. Arles enjoys spending time with her family and grandchildren. She received her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Cardinal Stritch University.


Abby Collier

Abby Collier, MS

Senior Project Manager – Injury Prevention and Death Review

Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin

Abby supports local child death review and fetal infant mortality review teams throughout Wisconsin, and manages several special projects and grants that support the Alliance’s work in injury prevention and death review. Abby received her bachelor’s degree in English and sociology from Alverno College and a master’s degree in community counseling from Mt. Mary University.

 

Sesame Street Live welcomes proud families

2 - LD -Milwaukee Marquee ImageLove makes a family.

For 45 years, Sesame Street has taught this simple message.

This Thanksgiving weekend, we welcome all families to celebrate their pride at Sesame Street Live!

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Beautiful video Capturing PrideFest Milwaukee 2013

 

We got this great video from our friend Chris Gruber, who tossed his camera over his shoulder and joined us for our 26th Anniversary of LGBT Pride – at PrideFest Milwaukee 2013.

He’s  captured some really great moments – and certainly some of what makes Pride weekend one of the most magical weekends of the summer…

The Fun…

The Friends…

The Family…

The Love.

 

……….Thanks alot Chris, we love it!

 

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