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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  • front of newsletter 2016
    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

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    November 11, 2016

    Drop In Sessions

    Interested in Adoption? We hold regular drop in sessions for you to come and discuss adoption with one of our workers and answer any questions you may have about the adoption process. CARDIFF: Every Monday and Thursday from 12 – 2pm Our address Read more

  • a good clean heart
    July 28, 2016

    “A Good Clean Heart” by Alun Saunders

    We are delighted to help promote an upcoming Welsh Tour of the magnificent play by award-winning playwright Alun Saunders, “A Good Clean Heart”.  Alun, a St. David’s Adopter, will be touring the play around Wales culminating in a week-long stand 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
  • Father Christmas and his elves made an early visit to see all the children at St.Davids Christmas party brilliant time had by old and young

  • At conference Improving Neurodevelopment Services.Integration Partnership and bridging gaps between services key themes

  • Just heard heartwarming story from Dad who adopted two brothers so inspiring