Today's Child

Photograph of Dexter

DEXTER 1 year

is described by his foster carer as a very laidback and happy little baby. He will make it known if he is hungry or wants a cuddle by being very vocal. Dexter has a visual impairment and explores toys which develop his other senses. He likes his carer to talk to him as she cares for him. 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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