In Northern Ireland, Adoption UK is almost 700 members strong and we offer a range of support services to adopters and prospective adopters (click image to enlarge):

If you are interested in adoption, the Regional Adoption and Fostering Service can give you information on the adoption process and direct you to your local agency - You will need to contact either your local Health & Social Care Trust or a voluntary adoption agency. Contact information is listed in our Useful Links page or contact us for advice and information.

‘Children Adopted from Care during 2017/18’ produced by Department of Health, provides the latest Statistical Information for Northern Ireland. Further information: