Today's Child

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JOHN 6 years

is a lovely little boy with a caring nature. He really likes the outdoors and recently joined the gardening club at school. He shows quite an aptitude for horticulture. John has really grown in confidence, and will need support from adults to develop his social skills and understand his life experiences. He loves to take part in school activities. 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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