Increasing confidence and building resilience.

We organise non-residential short breaks for adopted children and young people all over the country.

To express your interest in the any of our short breaks, please complete the short form. We will then get in touch with further details.

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TalkAdoption Camps and Short Breaks

Our national programme of therapeutic residential camps for 11-18 year olds helps build the confidence and self-esteem of adopted young people, whilst offering you a valuable period of respite.

TalkAdoption Therapeutic Residential Camps

We run therapeutic residential camps for 11-18 year olds all over the country. Find out about upcoming camps.

TalkAdoption for adopted young people

TalkAdoption is our national support service for adopted children and young people. We provide regular activities that offer a safe and supportive space for young adopted people to meet, have fun and have an opportunity to explore issues that are important to them.

Support for children and young people

By supporting children and young people, we are able to support the whole family, giving hope for the future.

Adoption Support Services

Our Adoption Support Services ensure that everyone affected by adoption has the support they need to live happier lives.

Financial support

As an adoptive parent it's important that you understand what practical support is available for you and your child.

SafeBase Therapeutic Parenting Programme

SafeBase is After Adoption’s flagship therapeutic parenting programme for all adoptive families. It creates a strong foundation for loving and lasting relationships.

SafeBase in the Teenage Years

SafeBase in the Teenage Years is our 1-day therapeutic parenting course for parents of teenagers.

SafeBase for Schools

SafeBase for Schools is based on After Adoption’s successful SafeBase therapeutic parenting programme for adopted families. It aims to help schools effectively support adopted pupils, and those in care, to reach their potential.

Who to contact

To find out more call: 0800 0568 578 or email campsandbreaks@afteradoption.org.uk


Useful links

ActionLine: 0800 0 568 578
Family Finding and Adoption Support