Special Event: Free Info Session on Adoption Records Law

Have questions about Ohio’s new adoption records law? Unsure what forms to use and when to submit them? Join Ohio Birthparent Group for a free info session on Saturday May 31st in Columbus!

Saturday, May 31st, 3:30-5:30pm
Columbus Metropolitan Main Library, Columbus, OH

Seating is Limited. RSVP and Event Details


Cancellation: May Columbus Birthparent Meeting
Our regularly scheduled May meeting in Columbus conflicted with this year’s Mother’s Day holiday. We’ve decided to cancel that meeting to spend time with our families. Birthparents are encouraged to attend Adoption Network Cleveland’s 22nd Annual Birthmother’s Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 10th in Cleveland, OH. RSVP by May 5th!


May Support Group Schedule

Central Ohio Adult Adoptee Meet-Up

Monday, May 5th, 7-9pm
Catie Mehl’s House, Dublin, OH

For adult adoptees only. RSVPs requested. Learn More..

General Adoption Support Meeting

Tuesday, May 13th, 7-8:30pm
Old Worthington Library, Worthington, OH

Support and discussion group open to anyone who is impacted by or interested in adoption. Join adult adoptees, adoptive parents, birth parents, prospective adoptive parents, spouses, partners, extended family and friends for open discussion and peer support. Learn more…


Cincinnati Birthparent Support Meeting

Saturday, May 17th, 10:30am-12:30pm
Blue Ash Library, Cincinnati OH

Open to birth mothers and birth fathers only, this meeting is a private space to meet others who understand this life-long journey.  Learn more…

Community Events of Interest

22nd Annual Birthmother’s Day Ceremony

presented by Adoption Network Cleveland

Saturday, May 10th, 2-4pm
Lakewood Women’s Pavilion, Lakewood, OH
This annual ceremony brings together birthmothers and their loved ones to honor the unique journeys of birthmother everywhere. Click Here to RSVP by May 5th