Where You Once Called Home
Insights into Homeland Tours
If you're considering, or planning, a trip to your child's (or your own) birth country, many factors other than just travel influence how the trip goes.
Hear directly from adopted persons and parents who have taken homeland tours. They will share their personal experiences and feelings from preparation to the lasting impact of the their homeland travels.
To help parents or adopted persons plan their journey, our panel will discuss:
- What is the right age to travel?
- Preparing the adopted person for the experiences and situations they may encounter
- Preparing yourself (as parent, spouse, or friend) to support the adopted person through their feelings while on the trip
- Travel tips
- Finding the right persons to help the adopted person, and other family members, organize and take full advantage of the experiences and memories they bring back home.