Today's Child

Photograph of Frank

FRANK 3 years

is a happy, engaging little boy with an enchanting, ready smile. He is very sociable and loves to be with people. Frank is starting to walk, is very lively and interested in all that is going on around him. Frank needs a very special family who is able to meet his health and development needs, and who is comfortable with nurses in their home supporting Frank alongside them. Needing: permanent fostering

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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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