2015 press releases

31.12.15 - CBE for Adoption UK Chief Executive

21.12.15 - Golden opportunity to shape future adoption services

17.12.15 - ASF funding secured and increased for 2016

17.12.15 - Government report into Special Guardianship Orders

04.12.15 - More than a quarter of SGOs had supervision order attached

26.11.15 - Adoption UK backs need for new attachment guidance for social workers

05.11.15 - Big Lottery Fund awards £700k to support positive adoption outcomes

13.10.15 - Oxford Half runners raise funds for Adoption UK

25.09.15 - Adoption charity 'humbled' by Belfast community's generosity

21.09.15 - Adoptive dad overcomes injury to complete Ironman challenge

16.09.15 - Game of two halves for adoption charity runner

09.09.15 - National Adoption Service press statement about the Wales Adoption Register

14.08.15 - 'Despicable' burglars target adoption charity

06.08.15 - Adoptive dad completes cycle challenge despite being knocked off bike

04.08.15 - Adoption UK responds to closure of BAAF

22.07.15 - Tickets to hear Bryan Post at Adoption UK Annual Conference 'selling fast'

17.07.15 - Voice of South West adopters to reshape adoption services

16.07.15 - National Adoption Service's (NAS) first annual report published

14.07.15 - Calling all runners - Adoption UK needs you!

14.07.15 - Adoption UK comments on NICE consultation on children's attachment

13.07.15 - Adoption UK's Ann Bell appointed as Vice-Chair of the NAS Advisory Group

08.07.15 - Welcome on board Yorkshire & Humber

08.07.15 - Self-employed adopters encouraged to contribute to Government review

06.07.15 - Adopter Voice

06.07.15 - Budget to pledge £30m for quicker adoptions

06.07.15 - Adoption UK comments on NSPCC report

30.06.15 - Adoption UK's Chief Executive provides evidence to the Education and Adoption Bill Committee

30.06.15 - Latest Adoption Leadership Board figures released

24.06.15 - Adoption UK backs call to raise awareness of foetal alcohol syndrome

23.06.15 - Adoption UK statement - Regional adoption agencies

18.06.15 - Adoptive parent loses five stone to complete Hadrian's Wall charity trek

15.06.15 - Supermarket shoppers donate hundreds of pounds to Adoption UK

03.06.15 - Report reveals adoption breakdown rate in Wales and need for more post adoptive services

28.05.15 - Royal Garden Party invitation for Adoption UK volunteer 

23.05.15 - Adoption UK welcomes the Government's continued commitment to adoption system

22.05.15 - Charity makes popular US book for adoptive parents available in the UK

20.05.15 - Royal recognition for couple’s 25 years of dedication to adoption 

14.05.15 - More children in care but decline in adoptions fear

13.05.15 - Adoption UK welcomes continuity

08.05.15 - Adoption UK statement - Election results 2015

30.04.15 - Adoption Support Fund goes live

15.04.15 - Statement - What do the manifestos say about adoption?

08.04.15 - Three nations given their own helpline numbers to improve handling

08.04.15 - 'Rotary rabbits' and Asda shoppers deliver Easter treat for Adoption UK

31.03.15 - Call for more transparency over how schools spend Pupil Premium funding

25.03.15 - Adoptive parents to benefit from Voluntary and Community Sector cash injection

25.03.15 - Adoptive parents learn strategies to manage aggression

19.03.15 - New guidance on health and well-being of children welcomed

17.03.15 - Overhaul of mental health services for young people welcome

16.03.15 - 'Unforgettable night' at Wembley Arena

10.03.15 - Victoria Prentis visits Adoption UK

27.02.15 - A special adoption celebration raises funds to support adoptive families

20.02.15 - Read our statement in support of the DfEs announcement of the Adoption Support Fund roll-out

12.02.15 - Stepping out along Hadrian's Wall to support adoptive families

11.02.15 - Same sex couples share their adoption stories in the run up to LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week 2015

10.02.15 - Adoptive father takes on gruelling 2,000km challenge to raise funds for Adoption UK

06.02.15 - Adoption UK statement on the Welsh Government supporting the education of adopted children

27.01.15 - Adoptive dads to saddle up to raise awareness for national charity