Support for your adoptive family

We have suspended all our all support groups due to the impact of the Coronavirus.  You can still contact us by telephone.

Ongoing support for adoptive families

We offer continuous support to our adoptive families. Our adoption support team specialise in working with adoptive families and children and you are welcome to contact us at any time while your child or children are growing up.

You can speak to a duty worker by phoning 01223 699392 (Monday to Friday 9.00am to 2.00pm).

You may find it helpful to attend one of our free support groups for adopters. These include:

  • Stay and Play sessions for new adoptive families, 
  • Adoptive Parents Support Groups, which run through-out the year in March, Papworth, Cambridge and Peterborough.
Adoptive Parents Support Groups 2019
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Meeting your families specific needs

Following an assessment of your families' adoption support needs there is a range of specific support, activities and therapies available  to meet those needs. 

Mum with adopted son
"He has gained confidence in himself. He is more accepting of help from us and talks more about how he is feeling". Mum whose adopted son received drama therapy to help with his challenging behaviour.