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Making Connections

A service providing support and information to former Barnardo’s children, their descendants and those adopted through the organisation nationally and internationally.

History of the service

How the service has changed over the years

Access your records

Start an enquiry to access care or adoption records

Genealogy Service

Trace information about your ancestors

Photo archive

Over 500,000 images of children in care

Child migration

Barnardo's involvement in child migration

Contact us

Contact information for our services

Read the Making Connections' Statement of Purpose.