Parent Groups

Adoption Matters

2nd Thursday monthly, 6:00-7:30pm at Detroit Parent Network

For more information: Kevin Hofmann,

Provides support to adoptees, birth parents and families, adoptive parents and families, and those who may be curious about adoption. The group will connect and discuss adoption-related issues. Facillitated by Kevin Hofmann, author of Growing Up Black In White.

Come Hear Our Stories

For more information: Betsy Beltran,

A group where survivors of breast cancer, prostate cancer, or diabetes are encouraged to share their stories with each other and others. Learn about medical screenings, early detection, early treatment, and living a longer and healthier life. A healthcare professional will be present to answer any questions.

Grandparents Group

For more information: Theresa Mitchell,

Grandparents have increasingly been called upon to play a larger role in raising their grandchildren and even great-grandchildren. This group is designed to give grandparents a boost and to connect them with other people, ideas, and resources in their community.

Men of DPN

3rd Thursday monthly, 6:00-7:30pm at Detroit Parent Network

For more information: Shaun Maloy,

A monthly group for men who would like to spend some time with other good men working to be great fathers in difficult times. Sessions include good food, timely topics and inspirational speakers.

Parents of Dreamers

For more information: Betsy Beltran,

This group is open to any and all people that have a Dreamer in their life. We offer resources and information as to how they can support their Dreamers through DACA, sharing of stories, and exhange of experiences to life one another up.

Parents with Incarcerated Loved Ones

For more information: Theresa Mitchell,

For those struggling with the absence of a loved one because of incarceration (whether it’s a child, a spouse, or a parent), this group is designed to help by connecting with other people in similar situations.