Category: Potential adopters
I’m a foster carer: can I adopt the child I’m caring for?
We get approached by a lot of foster carers wanting to know if they can adopt the child they are […]
Child on parent violence in adoptive families; “The new kind of abuse”
A number of articles have been published in recent weeks commenting upon child on parent violence and how this appears […]
Adopted children and trust disputes
Sometimes Courts have to make decisions where the answer seems clear to most of us. Are adopted children equal to […]
Essex County Council Ordered to Pay £14,000 Adopters Legal Costs – Judge Says They Acted Unreasonably
An order that Essex County Council have been ordered to pay £14,000 legal costs to prospective adopters highlights the challenges […]
Adoption nightmare….due to lack of support
An article published last week in the Australian publication Daily Life tells of the difficulties experienced by an English family, […]
Adoption Activity Days – a solution for an adoption crisis?
Following a recent Channel 4 documentary about adoption and in particular ‘adoption activity days’, there has been a lot of […]
Adoption Legal Centre Welcomes Adoption Helpline
The Adoption Legal Centre has welcomed the introduction of an Adoption Legal Helpline in the Yorkshire and Humber area. Samantha […]