The Cradle offers a wide range of web-based and in-person presentations and in-service trainings to health care and social workers, adoption professionals, schools, corporations and other community partners. To request our participation in an event or resource fair or to request a presentation or in-service training, please use our Contact Us form.
Presentations to schools are available at no charge and can be a great addition to a high school health, child development, life skills, or marriage and family class. We recommend this presentation:
To request this presentation, please use our Contact Us form.
The Cradle provides education and outreach to clinic and hospital professionals who work with expectant parents, to encourage referrals of women are interested in learning more about the option of adoption. The following professional in-service trainings are available at a cost of $15 per attendee. We can work with groups of all sizes. CEUs are available for social workers and CEs for nurses. To request an in-service training, please use our Contact Us form.
Our downloadable Professionals’ Guide to Adoption and Illinois Adoption Law is great supplement to our in-service training webinars.
The Cradle is 100 years old in 2023! You can get involved with our Centennial Celebration by sharing your story to be part of Faces of The Cradle, attending an event, or making a donation.