Today's Child

Photograph of Albana

ALBANA 5 years

is a friendly, affectionate, laidback and happy little girl who loves cuddles. She gets so excited when playing with water or swimming! Albana has a chromosome disorder, which has affected her health and development although she continues to make great progress with support from her special needs school. She has grown in confidence since learning to walk and loves exploring! 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) 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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