Today's Child

Photograph of Hayden

HAYDEN 3 years

is a happy and active little boy who enjoys running around outside, playing with his cars and going for walks to see horses and tractors. He has recently become more confident in exploring and enjoys attention from adults. Hayden has benefited from extra support with his speech. He has a good attachment to both his foster carers. Needing: adoption

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Welcome to Be My Parent

We are a family-finding service for children in the UK who need an adoptive or permanent foster family (also in the UK) run by the British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF), with a monthly newspaper and website.

number of children placed To use our website to search for children needing adopting or permanent (long-term) fostering, and to make enquiries, families must subscribe to Be My Parent first. Agencies wanting to use the service need to contact us to get set up.

Agencies can also use the online system to refer children to the website and/or the newspaper.

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