Published on:

14th Feb 2023

107. Greg Gentry: "Fireside Adoptees", "Adoption Trauma Network" and "Adoptees Connect"

Greg Gentry is a domestic baby scoop era adoptee, born in California in 1969. He has been in reunion with maternal family members since 2006, and in 2021 also connected with his paternal side. Greg is a facilitator and interviewer for Fireside Adoptees, a private Facebook group founded in 2021, which is committed to additional outreach through its public Facebook page and through the Fireside Adoptees Constellation private Facebook group. Greg is also an administrator and facilitator within the Adoption Trauma Network and the host of Adoptees Connect out of Derry, New Hampshire. He enjoys connecting with others in the online adoptee community, and has found these interactions to be richly rewarding and supportive. 

Fireside Adoptees https://www.facebook.com/groups/1411791922534076

Fireside Adoptees Public Page https://www.facebook.com/fireside.adoptees.and.allies

Greg Gentry's conversation with Lori Holden https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9W3oon6TivY

NAAP presentation on Geneological Non-Facility https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2El1j3kfYHw&t=6s

Referenced: Wandering Tree Podcast, hosted by Lisa Ann

Music by Corey Quinn

Show artwork for Once Upon A Time...In Adopteeland

About the Podcast

Once Upon A Time...In Adopteeland
Adoptees share their perspective about adoption.
Through an audio drama, episodes of thought-provoking conversations and bonus recordings, the listening audience can learn some of the issues that the adoption community face from the perspective of the adoptee.
Support This Show

About your host

Profile picture for Jennifer Dyan Ghoston

Jennifer Dyan Ghoston

Hi, I'm Jennifer who is an adoptee in reunion with both sides of my birth family. I have been formally connected with the adoption community for over a decade and am always interested in hearing the personal stories of adoptees from all over the globe. We all have a "Once upon a time". If you wish to share your story please go to www.jenniferdyanghoston.com