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

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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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  • November 9, 2017

    Adoption is a very positive, life changing option for children in need.

    Adoption is a very positive, life changing option for children in need. St. David’s Children Society.   Keeping children safe is the foremost consideration for all adoption professionals. Adoptive parents come from all sorts of backgrounds and are trained and Read more

  • November 2, 2017

    Autumn Newsletter 2017

    Hello and welcome to the St. David’s Children Society Autumn Newsletter for 2017. Follow the link below to gain access to the Newsletter which this year contains articles from some of our families who have recently adopted through us, useful Read more

  • October 25, 2017

    Strengthening adoption services for children who wait

    Cardiff University and St David’s Children Society have partnered for a project aiming to strengthen adoption services. Meeting a distinct need identified by the National Adoption Service, experts will support St David’s with a new recruitment strategy for adoptive parents 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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