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What is adoption?

Find out what adoption is and the difference between adoption and fostering.


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Get in touch

If you want to adopt or have any enquiries get in touch. It's easy to find out more. Complete our online enquiry form, give us a call or come in and see us for a chat.


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Who can adopt?

People who adopt come in all shapes and sizes. We are looking for applications from people with the qualities of patience, tolerance and energy.


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How to adopt - the process

Learn more about the adoption process from getting in touch to the support we provide following adoption. 


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Post adoption support

Support available to adoptive families, children and young adults, birth families and adopted adults during and after adoption.


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Fostering to adopt schemes

Concurrent planning and foster to adopt are the 2 new schemes we are working to approve carers as both foster carers and adopters. 


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Information events

Meet our friendly team and adoptive parents to find out more, just drop in - there's no need to book.


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Adoption and the law in the UK

Adoption is a process that severs all legal ties and permanently transfers all of the rights and responsibilities from a biological parent or parents to the new adoptive family.


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Thinking about adoption for your baby?

Information and assistance that you might need when you're pregnant or after your baby's birth.


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Adoption support fund

From 1 May 2015, all adoptive parents will be able to apply for additional help for their family through the Adoption Support Fund.


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GET INSPIRED

Are you interested in adopting and want to find out more? Come along to our next information day on.

Dates to be confirmed.

Number One Riverside
Smith Street
Rochdale
OL16 1XU