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Please note that unfortunately we don’t have the capacity to arrange interviews with our experts for students.

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I never questioned whether he was my brother—he just was
08 Sep 2014

John's wedding

Today we hear from Rachel who shares her memories of when her adopted brother arrived and how much he means to her…

I remember meeting my brother John for the first time.  I...

But wouldn't you rather have a baby?
01 Sep 2014

Isobel Child with adopted son

I took a deep breath. I was on the phone to one of three local primary schools, explaining that I was in the process of being approved to adopt and asking if I could come in and...

Every day’s a school day
27 Aug 2014

Jeannie adopted Gordon as a single parent, when he was 10 years old. Here, she describes how she helped him with his education – both in and out of school.

Before I adopted Gordon, I worked in a residential school for children who had emotional and behavioural problems...