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Fostering and adoption

Every child deserves a safe and loving home

There are thousands of children in the UK currently waiting to be placed with foster carers or adoptive families. We aim to help as many of them as possible.

If a child can't be looked after by his or her birth parents, they will be fostered or adopted.

We are the largest not-for-profit fostering and adoption agency in the UK and have over 100 years' experience of placing children with families. We find, train and support carers and adoptive families so they can transform children’s lives.

We are looking for loving, supportive individuals and families who are passionate about making a difference. If this is you, find out more about fostering and adoption by clicking the links below.