Available to members catering for foster carers, adopters, birth parents as well as relatives of children in care covering a range of subjects including inter-country adoption, families and stepchildren, contact, regulations and more.

The PDFs below can be downloaded and printed for circulation to enquirers.

These versions are out of print and may not be up to date but may still contain relevant information. Physical copies of our latest Advice notes are available to purchase in the Bookshop.

 

Child from the past cover
Child from the past
Children adopted from abroad: Key health and developmental issues cover
Children adopted from abroad: Key health and developmental issues
Contact: If your child is being fostered cover
Contact: If your child is being fostered
Contact: If you are fostering a child
 cover
Contact: If you are fostering a child
Contact: If your child is being adopted cover
Contact: If your child is being adopted
Stepchildren and adoption Scotland cover
Stepchildren and adoption Scotland
Talking about origins to your adopted child cover
Talking about origins to your adopted child
The preparation and assessment process (adoption) cover
The preparation and assessment process (adoption)
The preparation and assessment process (fostering) cover
The preparation and assessment process (fostering)
Private fostering (England and Wales) cover
Private fostering (England and Wales)
If your child is being fostered cover
If your child is being fostered