Resources & Links

Links of interest to MAFC families:

Adoption Community of New England (ACONE)
Adoption Mosaic of Portland, Oregon
CAFAM – Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine
Mama C and the Boys (blog)
MeFCA – Maine Families Created by Adoption
NAACP – Portland, Maine
Rainbow Connection of Maine (Yahoo group)
Stepping Stones Adoption Program (Maine based adoption placement services – Formerly known as My Choice and MAPS Worldwide)
Black Girl in Maine–  A Blog- Musings of a black woman living in the nation’s whitest state
Pact – serving adopted children of color by providing not only adoptive placement but lifelong education, support, and community for adoptees and their families on matters of adoption and race. MAFC is a Regional Support Group of Pact.

Hair Care Resources

Cordell’s Hair Design – A Barber Shop for Fades, Trims and Line Ups – Located at 629 Forest Avenue in Portland
Blended Beauty Salon Facebook page – 945 Main Street in Westbrook
Toni’s Touch Salon – A full service salon that specializes in ethnic hair, braids, & extensions, also has a barber on board for your fades and cuts.