Information on the Adoption Contact Register on

Information on the Adoption Contact Register, including how to add yourself to the register.

Adoption, Search and Reunion

Intended as a first port of call for anyone thinking about searching for or making contact with birth and adopted relatives or researching an adoption that took place in the UK.

The National Archives

A guide to resources to help you trace your family tree, using records held at The National Archives and elsewhere.

Adoption Services for Adults

Adoption Services for Adults is a relatively new service but it involves people with many years of experience and expertise in searching and in working with adults affected by adoption.