Adopter Recruitment Volunteers


Location: Manchester (Head Office) and Birmingham
Contract Type: Voluntary
Hours: 1 day a week

After Adoption is passionate about making a difference and changing lives for the better. We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to contribute to our Families that Last Team and also support and co-ordinate our Exploring Adoption events. As a volunteer you will be an integral part of our team helping to raise awareness and engage with the local community about the values of After Adoption.

After Adoption provides lifelong support to anyone affected by adoption, delivering high quality services to the people who need them. Our reputation is built on over 25 years’ experience and we make a real difference to the lives of many. Our innovative and award-winning services include:

  • Families that Last, our family finding service for the children who wait longest in the care.
  • Therapeutic Adoption Support Services, including SafeBase, our therapeutic parenting programme developed to equip parents with the skills and techniques to parent children who have been adopted from care.
  • BirthTies, which provides advice, support and counselling to birth family members.
  • ReUnite, a service to help people reconnect with family members separated by adoption.
  • TalkAdoption, for adopted young people to enable them to share experiences and be supported. This also includes a therapeutic residential short break offer.

After Adoption is an inspirationally-led and people-centred organisation with Investors in People (IIP) Gold Award. We are:

  • Passionate about making a difference and changing lives
  • Creative in our approach
  • Vibrant, dynamic and innovative
  • Always trying to do things better
  • Honest and open
ActionLine: 0800 0 568 578
Family Finding and Adoption Support