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ALBY 6 years

is an alert, friendly and clever little boy with a ready smile. He loves swimming, playing on his games consoles and is beginning to develop an interest in reading. Alby enjoys school and is beginning to engage in learning. He likes after-school clubs and socialising with his peers. He needs a family who could help build his emotional strength. 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.

Quote from 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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