Articles in the October 2019 edition:

  • Does race matter?
    This year’s National Adoption Week will focus on ‘harder to place children’, including
    those from a BAME background. We take a closer look at interracial adoption
  • Dear Michelle Donelan
    Adoption UK is calling on the new minister for children and families to prioritise three key issues in English adoption policy.
  • The healing power of horses
    Could equine assisted therapy help your family? Find out more about what it involves and the benefits that it can offer.
  • How to stay safe online
    It’s not just our children who need to protect themselves online – social media can be a risky place for parents too.
  • Telling a different story
    Children’s author and adoptive dad, Sam Langley-Swain, tells us about his new book, which follows two little bears on their journey from foster care to forever family.
  • Breastfeeding as an adoptive
    Induced lactation is a method of stimulating milk production that can be effective for women, even if they have never given birth. Adoptive mum, Penny, shares her breastfeeding story.

Plus much, much more!

Adoption Today - October 2019.pdf