Including a step-by-step guide to the adoption process, stories from families and answers to questions
We have a dedicated adoption website www.adoptsouthwest.org.uk , which is packed with information about all aspects of adoption, including free downloads and advice.
It’s a great place to start if you’re looking for more information about adoption, including a step-by-step guide to adopting, frequently asked questions and answers, and success stories from some of our families. You can watch useful videos and catch up on the latest news and events.
If you are interested, please go to our adoption website or call one of our advisors for a chat and an information pack on freephone 0345 155 1076. Or you can use our online form.
To find details Somerset County Council holds about your adoption please submit a Data Subject Access Request.
Online form for prospective adopters
Parents and Children Together
Fostering and Adoption
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