Rapid Response: Reuniting Migrant Families in Albuquerque

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On Friday, July 20th, we were asked by Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services (LIRS) to provide emergency services to 300 immigrant families in Albuquerque, NM who were separated under the short-lived family separation policy. Overnight we organized the team in our Albuquerque office and sent additional help from our Denver office so we could begin receiving families today. …

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Dominic, Karen and Catherine

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Hello! We are Dominic and Karen. Our daughter Catherine is three years old. We are very excited and hopeful about becoming parents again. We truly thank you for considering us as adoptive parents for your child. We want our children to be loved, cared for, and to support them so they can be and do …

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Crisis at the Border – LFSRM Ready to Serve Children If/When Needed

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Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains (LFS) has served children through trauma-informed foster care, adoption, assessment, counseling, and prevention services for over 70 years. Since 2007, we have been the only organization authorized to provide care to Unaccompanied Refugee Minors (URM) in Colorado. URMs are overseas children under the age of 18 who have been granted …

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Jonathan and Laura Madeline

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Hello! We are Jonathan and Laura Madeline. We admire you for making an adoption plan. You are an example of courage and strength. Your child will know you, to the extent that you are comfortable with, and will know of your loving choice. We met while both working in Boston and moved to Denver in …

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Top Ten Ways To Care for Yourself

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By Gary Barg, Editor-in-Chief caregiver.com 1. Keep a journal. Start today. Describe your fears as well as your hopes, the reality of what each day is like. Do not be afraid to write about the losses, big or small. 2. Stick with your journal. Let yourself record the little victories, go back and review the earlier months …

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