Adoption in North England

Build a family and change a life

Build a family and change a life 

If you live in the North of England and are interested in adopting a child, we can help.

We cover the entire Yorkshire, North East and North West areas, including the Humber, north Lincolnshire Northumberland, Newcastle, Sunderland, Middlesbrough, Durham, Cumbria, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside, including Liverpool. 

Here at Barnardo's Adoption North England, our team of experienced, dedicated social workers will support you throughout the whole of your adoption journey. Our OFSTED grade is good. 

The rewards are huge. Knowing you make a difference to a child's life is something that will stay with you forever. When you adopt with 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 process 

  • feel supported all the way through to adopting a child and in the years ahead 

Get in touch 

  • visit our Facebook page 

  • write to us at any of our offices in North England:  

  • Unit 9, Pavilion Business Park, Royds Hall Road, Leeds LS12 6AJ 
  • 222 Eccles Old Road, Salford, Manchester, M6 8AL  
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    Adoption FAQs

    Your questions on adoption answered 

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    Real-life experiences 

    Read the stories and experiences of the children, young people and families that work with us.

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    Adoption process

    We understand the decision to adopt is a huge step and we'll provide you with support every step of the way. Find out more about the journey to adoption.