Media

For members of the press:

If you need more information or would like to arrange an interview, please call our media team on 020 7421 2633/32 or email press@baaf.org.uk

If you are a journalist with an urgent out of hours press enquiry, please contact the press office on 0776 744 4589.

Press team:

Senior Media and PR Officer: Jane Elston – jane.elston@baaf.org.uk  020 7421 2633

Press Officer: Millie Clarke – millie.clarke@baaf.org.uk – 020 7421 2632

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

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To celebrate LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week Max and Craig, who adopted two brothers when they were 5 and 6, share their story……
02 Mar 2015

I’m a primary school teacher and have taught a few children who have had horrendous home experiences and some who have been in care and always thought it would be nice to have children and give them a good home.

Our borough council placed advertisements on bus stops saying they were...


I wish my parents had been open from the start....
18 Feb 2015

Nowadays, adoptive parents are advised to talk about being adopted with their children, in an age appropriate way, from the beginning of their relationship.  This wasn’t always the case.  We hear from Jackie who was adopted in the late 1950s who explains why she wished her...


Behind the scenes at Be My Parent…
09 Feb 2015

Many of you will have heard of BAAF’s family finding service Be My Parent – here’s an insight into what goes on behind the scenes from the editor Isabelle Rameau.....

The first stage is checking and “booking in” the referral. We might need to enter the child details in our...