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Adopting in Aberdeen

Adopting logo Thank you for expressing an interest in offering a permanent family placement to children and young people who need one.

Adoption is one of the most rewarding and successful ways of caring for a child. This website provides information for people who are interested in finding out more about adoption or offering a permanent foster place to a child or young person. It includes information about the different legal routes for placements, as well as letting you know what we would expect from you as a prospective adoptive parent.

The pack includes information on how to apply to adopt and includes details about all the steps involved in becoming an adoptive parent.

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Contacts

  • Adoption and Fostering Service
    Business Hub 2
    Lower Ground North
    Marischal College
    Broad Street
    Aberdeen
    AB10 1AB
    Phone: 01224 264242
    Fax: 01224 636745
    Email: adoptfost@aberdeencity.gov.uk

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