Please note membership of the committee is by invitation / nomination only.

Aims and purpose of the committee

  • Advise CoramBAAF, its member agencies, individual members of CoramBAAF and other relevant child care agencies regarding policy, practice, resources and procedure concerning black and minority ethnic children, their foster carers, adoptive parents and their birth families.
  • Promote positive outcomes for black and minority ethnic children and young people who are looked after by local authorities, particularly those children who are unable to live with their birth families.


The committee meets four times a year: February, May, September and December. The chair is Irene Levine, Operational Director, IAC - The Centre for Adoption.

Membership of the committee

Members are drawn from the membership of CoramBAAF by invitation or nomination.

How can I find out more about this committee?

Please contact

Minutes of meetings

Members can read the minutes of committee meetings here.