Adopt with Nottingham City Council

Could you provide the stability of a permanent home for a child in need? Find out about why we need more adoptive parents to come forward, who we need homes for and what's involved.

Children Needing Adoption
There are over 6,000 children across the UK needing adoption every year.

Who Can Adopt
There are lots of misconceptions about who can adopt. If you're over the age of 21 and can provide a permanent, stable and caring home to a child or children in our care we would welcome your enquiry.

Steps to Adoption
On this page we explain everything you need to know about the two stage process of becoming an adoptive parent.

Adoption Training and Support
We are committed to providing the highest standard of support and training every step of the way.

Common questions on adoption
On this page you can find answers to common questions we get asked about adoption.

Get To Know Us
Come along to an information evening to find out more about the children who need families and what's involved in becoming a adopter with us.

Request an Information Pack
Start your adoption journey by requesting an information pack.

Adoption Real Life Stories
Some of our adopters have shared their experiences with us. You can read their inspirational stories and watch videos on this page.