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.

Adopted Children by the sea

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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  • BeFunky Collage
    December 19, 2016

    Adoption Information Event on Tuesday 24th January 2017 in Cardiff

    Due to high demand this event is now fully booked. We will look to hold another session shortly but in the meantime we hold Drop In Sessions in our Cardiff office on Mondays and Thursdays between 12-2. Sorry for any Read more

  • xmas tree
    December 9, 2016


    Wishing everyone a Wonderful Christmas and Happy New Year and a big  Thank you also to all who continuously support the work of the Society. The office will be closed on the afternoon of the 23rd December and will re-open Read more

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    November 11, 2016

    Newsletter 2016

        Hello to you all and a very warm welcome to our 2016 Newsletter. This is my first year as editor, having taken the reins from the eminently talented Joan, so please be kind! When I look back at Read more

Print 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

Latest Tweets

Latest Tweets
  • Very proud to announce that today we have become members of @lgbtadoptfoster Please see our Facebook page for further details

  • Unfortunately due to staff training we are re-arranging the Drop-In session on the 23rd March 2017 to the following day, Friday 24th March

  • Thank you to everyone who attend our Information Evening last night and making it a very valuable event for people considering #adoption