In the News: Adoption parties, post-adoption support
Published: 24.07.13A round up of the latest features and articles relevant to adoptive families.
How is the government doing on child protection?
As more and more families struggle, the government should stop blaming social workers and take responsibility. Guardian 18/7/13
Bond's backing for new adoption schemecould help children find a home
A new social bond will find homes for those children waiting for adoption who have been judged as harder to place. Independent 20/7/13
This Morning debate: are adoption parties a good idea ordistasteful?
Are 'adoption parties' a great idea, helping to find homes for needy children in care? Or are they distasteful and cruel, hurting those who fail to be matched? STV 22/7/13
Leading children's charity urges government forpost-adoption support
The British Association for Adoption and Fostering (BAAF) is calling upon the government to make the provision of post-adoption support a statutory requirement of adoption agencies across the UK. BAAF 23/7/13