Welcome toSt David’s Children Society,

Where every child with an adoption plan is
found a forever family.

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Could you consider adopting a child? We invite you to join us, as we consider placement possibilities for the many children whose only wish is to be part of a loving family.

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Our last three CSSIW inspection reports reflected an outstanding service

Adopted Children running in the field

We provide an exceptionally high level of support at every stage of the adoption process, including lifelong adoption support.

St David’s Children Society

St. David’s provides locally based adoption services across all of Wales and Herefordshire and will consider applications from enquirers who live on the borders of these regions. We provide adoption services of the highest quality as is evidenced in our latest CSSIW inspection report. Our commitment is to support the adopted child and family for life.

St David’s Children Society is approved as an adoption agency by the Care and Social Services Inspectorate: Registration No: W010000822. As a registered charity, all of our work is entirely charitable and non-profit making.

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Latest News

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  • September 7, 2017

    Drop In Sessions – Day Change

    We are changing the days of our Drop In Sessions from Mondays and Thursdays to Tuesdays and Thursdays.  They will still be the same times from 12noon – 2pm.  No appointment is needed, just come along and speak to one Read more

  • July 24, 2017

    Summer Celebration Day Feedback

    We know that it is a few weeks ago, but we want to say a massive thank you to our families who attended our recent Summer Celebration. It is a great way for us to celebrate adoption with our families Read more

  • June 5, 2017

    Job Vacancy – KTP – Policy and Partnership Development Associate

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a graduate or experienced professional to work with Cardiff University (School of Psychology and Cardiff Business School) St.David’s Children  Society and their partner agencies which make up the National Adoption Service. The post can Read more

St. David’s Children Society: part of the National Adoption Service.

Adopt in Herefordshire and Wales with St David’s

  • Established in 1942, St. David’s is the longest serving adoption agency in Wales and has placed over 2,000 Welsh children for adoption
  • Over the last twelve months we were able to respond well to the needs of children waiting for a family in Wales as 68% of the children we placed were brothers and sisters placed together and 45% of all the children we placed were over 4 years of age
  • As the largest Voluntary Adoption Agency in Wales we provide adoption placement services from recruitment of adoptive families to ongoing adoption support
  • Most of our families are approved within 6 months of their application to the agency
  • Our last three CSSIW inspection reports reflected an outstanding service
  • If you would like a high quality, supportive adoption service contact us now

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  • Half way through National #Adoption Week! Come along to our drop in session tomorrow from 12-2 at our #Cardiff office!

  • Thank you to everyone who came to our #Adoption Information Evening last night. Keep them peeled for our next dates! #NAW17

  • We are kicking off National #Adoption Week this evening with a panel! Good luck to everyone involved! #SupportAdoption