• It's NW Adoption Fortnight

    17-30 April

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    It's NW Adoption Fortnight
  • Children waiting

    Who are the children waiting for adoption?

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    Children waiting
  • 70 years of children's futures

    in 2017 we celebrate our 70th anniversary

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    70 years of children's futures
  • How you can support us

    There are many ways you can support our charity

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    How you can support us
  • Job opportunities

    Join our award winning agency

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    Job opportunities

Adoption Matters | A children’s charity specialising in adoption and adoption support.

Impressive* services that help prepare and support you every step of the way

*Ofsted report August 2014 which describes us as 'Outstanding'

Just over half of
children waiting
are in sibling groups
of 2 or more

We make sure we match the right child, with the right family

We work with local authorities across the whole UK meaning a wider pool of children

2,050 children
waiting for

From the first phone call, to the first grandchild. We're here for you.

Established in 1947 - we offer a wealth of experience.

64 placements
in 2015/16