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Latin America Parents Association
National Capital Region







Welcome to the LAPA-NCR website, Latin America Parents Association of the National Capital Region.  LAPA-NCR includes families in the Washington, D.C. area who have adopted children from Latin America or U.S.-born children of Latin American descent as well as prospective parents seeking to adopt children of Latino heritage. We offer a variety of social activities and informational  programs for adoptive and prospective adoptive families. Please email us if your questions are not answered on our website.

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Save the Date ! ! !    Upcoming LAPA-NCR Events

Mis Amigos Culture Camp
July 23-28, 2017
Silver Spring, MD

Registration and Information is now available for our Mis Amigos Culture Camp.
For Information, go to our Mis Amigos Culture Camp webpage. To register, click on the Registration button.

How do I register:

  1. Log into your LAPA-NCR account. If your membership has expired, please renew your membership. If you are not a member of LAPA-NCR, please join LAPA-NCR. 
  2. Click on the above registration button.
  3. Click on the Register Now button to the right of the screen.
  4. If the button to the right does not work, check to see if your membership has expired. 
  5. Under primary registrant, choose sign up member.
  6. A read “Select” button with appear. Select the read select button. A search for dialog box will appear. Type in your child’s name, which should appear in the Search Results box. Select your child’s name.
  7. Select “First Camper from Family”
  8. Hit the next button.
  9. The system has been automatically programmed to register your child and add their camp-t-shirt, but if you want extra souvenir t-shirts or aftercare, you must choose these selections by selecting the proper box.
  10. If/once you select all souvenir t-shirts and aftercare, select next.
  11. Provide responses for the registration questions.
  12. Hit the next button.
  13. Check your selections to make sure everything is correct.
  14. Hit the complete registration button, which should take you to the payment page

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