Build a family and change a life

If you live in London, South East or East England and are interested in adopting a child, we can help.

Here at Barnardo's Adoption Placements South East, we can talk you through the adoption process and answer all your questions.

If you adopt through us, we will give you all the emotional, practical and legal support you need to help you:

  • find the right child
  • prepare for the adoption
  • feel supported all the way through the process and in the years ahead

Get in touch

  • fill in our simple online form
  • call us on 01206 562438
  • email us at [email protected]
  • write to us at Barnardo's Adoption Placements South East, 54 Head Street, Colchester, Essex CO1 1PB

Find out more

For more information on adopting with Barnardo's, see our Adopt a child page.

Further reading

Our statement of purpose (see below) gives you detailed information about Barnardo's Adoption Placements South East, and how we achieve good outcomes for the children in our care.