Welcome to our resources section

We produce a wide range of information resources covering adoption and fostering. Browse the below for latest statistics, financial information, consultations, information regarding adoption and fostering legislation, and more. We also have a physical resources library, based at our London office in Brunswick Square and we welcome visits from CoramBAAF members, students, researchers and members of the public with an interest in adoption and fostering. Find out more about our library here.


Statistics button Statistics on adoption and the care system from:
the UK,
Scotland and
Northern Ireland.


Legislation button In-depth information and the latest updates on topics related to fostering and adoption.

Financial information

Financial information button We have recent information on:
  • Interagency Fees
  • Medical Fees
  • Agency Registration and Annual Fees
  • Foster Care Allowances
  • Adoption Allowances


Consultations button Consultations regarding child placement or adoption and fostering from CoramBAAF Adoption & Fostering Academy and other organisations.

Regulations and Guidance

Consultations button

The latest adoption and fostering regulations and guidance including Fostering for Adoption guidance.



Suggested links

Other useful organisations for advice.


Consultancy button We offer consultancy for agencies and professionals about specific placement cases and other complex issues.




Video button Our videos reveal moving real-life stories of adoption and fostering from families, children and parents.