Marilyn and her husband Rochdi adopted two siblings through Barnardo's South West. They felt that other agencies were biased against them because of Marilyn's age – but Barnardo's 'made the journey as easy as possible'. Listen to their story in our video.
After trying to conceive for many years, Craig and Sarah adopted five-year-old twins through Barnardo's. After being matched with the siblings, the couple said 'we were 100 per cent sure we wanted to be their mum and dad because we fell in love with them both.'
Owen and Siwan adopted two girls through Barnardo's, who Owen describes as 'a constant inspiration' to him. Read the couple's adoption story, and hear Owen reflect on how adoption has transformed their lives in our video.