Influencing practice and policy

CoramBAAF is the UK’s leading membership organisation for professionals working across adoption, fostering and kinship care.

Our 300 members represent 94% of all local authorities and 88% of all children and family social workers. They include regional adoption agencies, health and social care trusts, independent fostering providers, health bodies and voluntary adoption agencies.

 Our services



books sold in the CoramBAAF bookshop in 2022

Over 3,500

practitioners trained in our 2022 courses and events

More than 2,500

Advice Line enquiries answered in 2022

"Many thanks again for your invaluable help. Your team are really incredible and I'm hugely thankful for all the sound advice I receive from you."
Local Authority member
"Engaging, relevant, aspirational, motivating. Lots I will be able to use immediately, lots to reflect on and unpack further."
'Making good fostering assessments' course attendee