Adoption Today supplement: trauma-fuelled violence


Advice from adopters and experts on how to deal with the challenge of aggressive behaviours. Read more

Before I Arrive (paperback edition) by Helen Townsend


Adoption UK is proud to publish the paperback edition of Helen Townsend's book Before I Arrive. This edition of Before I Arrive is exclusive to Adoption UK. Read more

Bravely Being Me - Sam Langley-Swain, Nicci Martin


Our fantastic new book is a dynamic and varied collection of inspiring biographies – showing how adopted people from all walks of life have used the highs and lows of their adoption journeys to find strength, hope and self-belief. Read more

I am adopted - Plastic card


I am adopted plastic card for medical appointments and other conversations. Wallet sized, friendly and useable support. Read more

Let's Learn Together - England


Education issues are a constant theme on Adoption UK’s helpline and in support groups across the UK. Teachers and parents are often unaware that adopted children’s early experiences can leave them vulnerable to varying degrees of distress and difficulty at school. Read more

Let's Learn Together - Scotland


A guide for parents and teachers of adopted children in primary school in Scotland. This booklet was originally commissioned by the Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Board. This version has been amended to reflect the current policies and legislation as relevant to Scotland. Read more

My child is Adopted - plastic cards


Plastic, credit card sized, useful information card - for Adoptive parents to show at hospital, doctors, dentist, optician appointments etc. Pre-Order now! Despatching from 27th Sept. Read more