Today's Child

Photograph of Connor

CONNOR 2 years

is a curious little boy who loves lights, balls and musical toys. He has a strong bond with his foster carers and adores cuddles. Connor has a neurological impairment and a range of physical needs. He can roll across the room and likes using his standing frame. Connor is able to express his emotions and recognises simple sign language. His progress has amazed everyone. 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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