Today's Child

Photograph of Catherine and Katie

CATHERINE 9 years KATIE 6 years

not their real names, are active and happy sisters with a loving relationship. They enjoy being outdoors, playing with dolls and dressing up. Catherine is a loving and caring girl who is in the school choir and dance class. There are no concerns about her school performance. Katie is a cheerful, bubbly girl who loves being read to and singing along to Frozen. She enjoys school, where she receives support with her speech and learning. 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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