Today's Child

Photograph of Elizabeth and Shaniece

ELIZABETH 4 years SHANIECE 2 years

are half-sisters who are very close. They enjoy listening to music and dancing, and are thriving in their foster family. Elizabeth is a bright little girl who likes art and crafts and dressing up. Her foster carers say she is easy to care for and eager to learn. Shaniece is happy and loving. She loves playing with her toys, watching Peppa Pig and interacting with other children at nursery. 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). Be My Parent is run by the British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF), and has a monthly newspaper and website.

testimonial from subscriber 4 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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