Searching for answers about adoption?

Adoption touches the lives of one in four people in the UK. If your life is affected by adoption you may be searching for answers to particular questions. At After Adoption, we offer independent services to support individuals and families at any stage of the adoption journey, acknowledging that this is lifelong. 

Who we help

Maria was adopted when she was 6 weeks old. After Adoption have helped he find her birth mother
Maria
I was adopted when I was about 6 weeks old

Natalie
Battling substance abuse, Natalie was struggling to deal with her children's adoption
Carol and her family have developed skills to keep them happy after their SafeBase training
Carol
Carol and her partner, Alistair, took part in Safebase training
Louis and Anthony's family
Louise
All the difficulties have been worth it for the showers of love we've received

Get Involved

Volunteer for us

Volunteer for us

Volunteering for us can help make a real difference to people affected by adoption. Click here to find out more.

Vietnam Bike Ride

For those of you in search of the charity cycle challenge of a lifetime, Vietnam won't fail to leave an indelible mark on you!

Run for us

Put yourself in his shoes by running for us this year

We've got spaces in lots of the biggest runs in the country which you can take part in for us.

Information for Professionals

Support for Adoptive families

Our SafeBase parenting programme supports adoptive families who are struggling to support their children

Our services and how to commission them

Commission our work

Find out about the services we offer to local authorities

Family finding services

Thinking of adoption

We can help local authorities to find homes for children in need of adoption