Your Christmas 2020

Find out more about how we are celebrating YOUR Christmas in 2020

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Adoption Matters

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

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The Process

The adoption process starts with your first email or call to us, right through to a child's first years with you and beyond. Below is an overview of the stages of the adoption process to give you an idea of what to expect. We have had to adapt many of our processes around the current Covid-19 restrictions. We ensure that our work is now conducted safely adhering to the latest guidance using a mixture of online technology as well as some face-to-face meetings where it is safe and appropriate to do so.

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Enquiry
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Informal Visit
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Registration of Interest (Stage 1)
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Training
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Application (Stage 2)
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Stage 2
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Approval
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Family Finding
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Match
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Placement
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Meet some of the 2,400+ children waiting to be adopted

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I’m Tom, my carers say I’m a cheeky chap

I’m Tom, my carers say I’m a cheeky chap

Tom is described as a 'little cheeky chap who always has a smile for everyone'.  Tom loves to be read to an...

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Upcoming Events

Check out our latest recruitment, fundraising and Centre for Adoption Support events.

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General & Fundraising Events

11 Dec
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Christmas Quiz 2020

Join us from the comfort of your own home for a fun, online Christmas Quiz. Hosted on Zoom, your quiz maste...

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16 Jun
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The Alps Trek 2021

Trekking through 3 countries in 3 days, this long weekend challenge will open your eyes to the beauty that ...

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18 Jun
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3 Peaks Challenge 2021

From the scenic Glen Nevis Valley to the picturesque Snowdonia National Park, join us for one all mighty tr...

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Recruitment Events

09 Dec
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*Online* Adoption information event

Date: 9 December 2020 starting at 6:30pm   As the global effect of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to...

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10 Dec
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*Online* Adopting with Concurrent Planning Information Event

In line with latest Government guidance and to ensure the well-being of attendees and our team, we have rep...

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21 Jan
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Online Adopting with Concurrent Planning information event

In line with the latest Government guidance on Covid-19, we have replaced our usual face to face informatio...

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Centre for Adoption Support Events

14 Dec
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Webinar – Nurtured Heart Approach

About this webinar: This webinar offers an introduction to those new to the subject, or a refresher to thos...

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13 Jan
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Webinar – You and Your Support Network

About this webinar: We understand that many adopted children can face challenges as a result of early life ...

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28 Jan
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Webinar – Shame

About this webinar: Inspired by the work of Brené Brown and Dan Hughes, this workshop explores the universa...

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