An important first step in the process is to choose which adoption agency you wish to apply to. You’ll find a number of different adoption agency profiles on this website. Each agency is a little different, covering different geographical areas and offering varying packages of support, so have a good read about the agencies in your area and read our top tips to help you consider who to approach.
1. Adoption at Heart – is your Regional Adoption Agency for the Black Country, providing adoption services for City of Wolverhampton Council, Walsall Council, Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council and Sandwell Children’s Trust.
2. Adoption Central England – the Regional Adoption Agency for Coventry, Herefordshire, Solihull, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.
3. Adoption Focus – is an outstanding Voluntary Adoption Agency, based in Birmingham, serving the whole of the West Midlands and beyond.
4. Barnardo’s – are the UK’s largest Voluntary Adoption Agency and have the resources and expertise to give you all the support you need.
5. Birmingham Children’s Trust – are a Voluntary Adoption Agency and are the largest single adoption agency with the highest number of children in care covering Birmingham and beyond. They offer nationally recognised lifelong support.