Adoption and fostering

Adoption UK
Adoption UK helps to make adoptions work and promotes loving and supportive relationships between children and their adoptive families. It provides independent support, information and advice on good practice to all concerned with adoption. In particular, it offers a wealth of relevant experience from generations of adoptive families to prospective and established adopters and to all those who work with them. 
www.adoptionuk.org

Adoption Information Line
Adoption Information Line is a popular adoption internet site in the UK. They aim to provide the most relevant and interesting information on adoption available anywhere on the Internet.   
www.adoption.org.uk

British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF)
BAAF support, advise and campaign for better outcomes for children in care. They work with everyone involved with adoption and fostering across the UK and have regional and country offices in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
www.baaf.org.uk

Care Visions
Care Visions is an independent foster care agency in Scotland that seeks to provide both people looking to foster and the children themselves with a placement best suited to their needs.
www.carevisions.co.uk

DirectGov
A directory of Public Services with useful details on adoption law.
www.direct.gov.uk/en/Parents/Adoptionfosteringandchildrenincare/AdoptionAndFostering/index.htm

Parents And Children Together (PACT)
PACT provides adoption and fostering services to couples and single people of all ages and ethnic backgrounds from across London and the South of England. They offer advice and guidance throughout the approval and matching process. Once approved, the profiles of PACT families are circulated nationwide to all local authorities to ensure the best match can be found.
www.pactcharity.org

TACT
TACT provides fostering or adoptive families for children and young people in the care of local authorities. It also campaigns on behalf of children and young people in care, carers and adoptive families.
www.tactcare.org.uk

Date last updated: 
03 Nov 2015