In the News: Adoption parties, post-adoption support

Published: 24.07.13

A round up of the latest features and articles relevant to adoptive families.
In the News: Adoption parties, post-adoption support

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