Adoption

Coram runs one of the largest and most successful independent adoption agencies in the UK. Last year, Coram was instrumental in 10% of adoptions in England.

Coram also leads the way in adoption support – helping families throughout the adoption process and afterwards for as long as you need us.

“With your help, the families Coram brings together will stay together, with love that lasts a lifetime” – Peter Capaldi’s BBC Radio 4 Appeal

Interested in adopting with Coram?

Are you interested in adopting through Coram and live in the London area or the East Midlands? Visit our dedicated Coram Adoption website to find out about adopting a child where you live

Are you looking to adopt with Coram in Cambridgeshire? Visit our dedicated Coram Cambridgeshire Adoption site

Heard about about Coram’s Adoption Activity Days and want to find out more? View our Adoption Activity Days information

Want to find out more about the adoption process? Visit First4Adoption, the national adoption information service for adopters

Find out about support after adoption

Because we understand that adoptive families may need extra support, we offer a free comprehensive programme of support to our adoptive families. You can find out more about our support on our dedicated Coram Adoption website (link opens in a new window).

If you are an adopter or special guardian, you can also access a range of therapeutic assessments and interventions via the Adoption Support Gateway.

For adoption professionals

Discover the Coram Centre for Early Permanence, which works to provide more children in care proceedings with the opportunity to live with a permanent family at the earliest possible stage.

If you are professional working with looked after or adopted children, visit CoramBAAF to access resources and training opportunities.

Learn more about Adoption Match, the national matching service that runs the Adoption Register for England.

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