Lifelong adoption support for you and your family

Adoption Focus is committed to providing excellent adoption support to all of our families. If you choose to adopt a child or adopt children with us, you’ll have access to comprehensive, lifelong support. Our support provision starts during the adoption process and continues into placement, right the way through childhood and into adulthood. Adoption Focus adopters can always contact us for help, advice, training or direct work if ever and whenever they need it.
Our adoption support includes:

  • Extensive training and workshops
  • Social work support and advice from a dedicated support team
  • Life story work
  • Social events and support groups across the whole area we cover
  • Access to our buddy scheme
  • Our enhanced parenting SafeBase programme
  • Access to Adopterverse, our secure online space for adopters to connect with and support one another
  • Work with schools

Outstanding rated Adoption Support

Our adoption support is rated as Outstanding by Ofsted. They say, “ongoing support and partnership working is key to the success that the organisation achieves for children and their families”.

"Adoption support is extensive and has a positive impact. This includes access to a range of therapeutic services. The support is readily available to adopters throughout their parenting experience. It is highly individualised and can extend into children’s wider networks." - Adoption Focus Ofsted inspection report, October 2021

Adoption support whenever you need it

Adoption Focus is committed to providing excellent adoption support to all of our families. Our dedicated adoption support team is available to respond to any queries or problems and to give advice, expertise, training and support.

If you'd like more information about the support we offer or information about starting the adoption process, please get in touch.

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"From the very beginning we have been highly impressed with the level of professionalism, courtesy and deft touch with which everything has been handled. Every aspect has been so well thought through, looking at the process through the eyes of prospective adopters. Thank you for all your support." - SB, Adoption Focus adopter