Today's Child

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LEAH 6 years

is a sociable, very ‘girlie’ girl who loves pink, fairies, dressing up, singing and dancing. She also likes to colour and draw. Over time Leah has responded well to consistency and firm boundaries. She is physically healthy and meeting her developmental milestones. Leah does not require any additional support at school and has made friends. 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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