We are always looking for local families to adopt and provide much needed, permanent, homes for local children.
Adoption is the legal process which permanently transfers the responsibilities and duties of a birth parent to an adoptive parent.
Could you adopt?
Who needs adopting?
In Derbyshire, as in most other areas, only a few babies each year are offered for adoption. But there are many others, from under fives to single school age children, disabled children of all ages, family groups of brothers and sisters and children from different ethnic groups.
Find out more in the who needs adopting section.