Presented by NACAC’s Adoptive Foster Kinship Connections program.
Registration form located at the bottom of this page.

Join us at a retreat for adoptive moms where you can take a break from your responsibilities, rejuvenate, and learn.

Nurture yourself so that you can continue to nurture your family.

Date and Location

  • October 21 – 23, 2018
  • Sunday 7:00 pm – 2:00 pm on Tuesday
  • Bug-Bee Hive Retreat Center, 29659 Queen Bee Lane, Paynesville, MN 56362


  • What Does it Mean to be the Mom of a Hurt Child: Insight, Compassion, Strategies – Deena McMahon
  • Reclaiming Yourself
  • Support Groups
  • Self-Care
  • Yoga


  • $120 includes training, meals, shared lodging (2 moms per room)
  • $180 includes training, meals, private sleeping room


Register Early, Space Limited

Adoptive Foster Kinship Connections is a program of the North American Council on Adoptable Children funded by the Minnesota Department of Human Services.

Our Mission

The North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC) supports, educates, inspires, and advocates so adoptive families thrive and every child in foster care has a permanent, safe, loving family.


What We Do
Core Beliefs and Values
Board of Directors
Our Partners
Sponsorship Opportunities


North American Council
on Adoptable Children
970 Raymond Avenue
Suite 106
St. Paul, MN 55114


Staff Contact Info

The North American Council on Adoptable Children