Adoption UK

Sad Eyes

Ali Russell | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK Parents
Ali Russell

Yesterday it seemed his mission to upset his sister. When I asked him why, he said she wasn't upset that they'd moved rooms and he was angry, he wanted her to be sad too! I think this is pretty advanced for a 5yo. Match that with early trauma, his little mind probably doesn't know what to do with itself.

The Changing World of Adoption

Hugh Thornbery | Posted 10.09.2016 | UK
Hugh Thornbery

BAAF's demise coincided with that of Kids Company. Two more dissimilar charities in the children's sector could not be imagined yet in the public's mind, fed by much of the media reporting and punditry, some much better informed than others, one could assume that the closure of both charities signaled a wider problem in the charity sector.

Adoptive Families Dealing With Child-on-Parent Violence

Hugh Thornbery | Posted 27.06.2015 | UK Parents
Hugh Thornbery

Can you imagine what it would be like to be physically attacked by a member of your own family... in your own home... on a regular basis? And what if the perpetrator was your own adopted son?

Is Facebook Taking The Adoption Laws Into Its Own Hands?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A sharp rise in the number of adopted children being contacted by their natural parents via Facebook has sparked concern from charities who are warnin...