Adopting Together – Relationship Support for Adoptive Parents

We are delighted to announce a new service offering relationship support for adoptive parents. The Tavistock Centre for Couple Relationships, in association with the British Association for Adoption and Fostering, is offering free, government funded support for adoptive couples. Find out more 

Adopting Together

From our blog

29 Jun 2015


Gordon was adopted aged 10 by Jeannie, who was adopting as a single parent. Here, he describes his experiences of education before and after...

Latest updates

Press release

We are delighted that our Patron Nicky Campbell has been awarded an OBE for services to children, and Trustee Norman Goodwin has been awarded a CBE...   Read more

BAAF statement

The latest research “Beyond the Adoption Order (Wales): Discord and disruption in adoptive families” by Julie Selwyn has powerful and sobering...   Read more

Recently published

Alternatives to Custody front cover

Alternatives to Custody


With contributions from experts from across the European Union, this book explores how fostering can play a critically important role in delivering child-friendly justice, offering a direct alternative to custody by providing safe care, nurturing relationships, boundaries and structured care giving.

Central England

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You can run any distance, any event, local or national, and raise funds for BAAF

From a sponsored run round your local park to the London Marathon, whatever distance you want to run, please get in touch and let us know.

BAAF Patron Andrew Barton ran the 2014 Virgin London Marathon for BAAF and remembers the day: