Build a family and change a life

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

Here at Barnardo’s South West Adoption Service, 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 0117 9782441
  • email us at [email protected]
  • visit our Facebook page
  • write to us at Barnardo's Adoption South West, The Fulford Centre, Gatehouse Avenue, Withywood, Bristol, BS13 9AQ

Find out more 

For more information on adopting with Barnardo's, watch the video below and visit our Adopt a child page.

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Further reading

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