Doreen's adoption experience

In this emotional story, adoptive parent; Doreen shares her and her husband’s experience with IVF.

Explaining the decision to adopt a child with Barnardo’s, Doreen said:

“It was the most exciting, thrilling, and emotional thing in the whole world… It was a new lease of life.”

At Barnardo’s, we understand it’s a big decision to adopt after unsuccessful IVF treatments. We support adoptive parents every step of the way during the adoption process, and in the years beyond.

Your decision to adopt has the potential to change a child's life and yours.