We provide our members with vital knowledge, expertise and resources to ensure the delivery of high quality services and inform and support day-to-day work.
We offer invaluable advice when difficult decisions have to be made; provide the latest news and regular updates on policy and practice in a rapidly changing environment; and facilitate influential professional networks that enable our members to participate in and shape the debate on adoption, fostering, kinship, and childcare.
There are two types of membership for organisations:
For fostering agencies, voluntary adoption agencies, regional adoption agencies, local authorities children's services, or social work departments in England, Northern Ireland, Wales, the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man, or Ireland, then you can become a full member.
For law firms, NHS Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups, adoption/fostering/family support agencies, training/service support providers, childcare charities, fostering/adoption/kinship associations, voluntary agencies, university departments, government departments or statutory agencies.Find out more