Welcome to Faith in Families’ website 

Covid-19 means our office is not open to general visitors but staff, working mostly remotely, are providing the same (Ofsted rated) ‘Outstanding‘ services.


Contact us on email enquiries@faithinfamilies.org or tel: 0115 955 8811. If we’re not there we’ll reply very soon, as our Enquiries email address and answerphone are constantly monitored.

Is 2021 when you become a parent or grow your family?


Discover more about our online Adoption Information Events or complete a contact form and we’ll contact you.

We’re happy to answer questions by phone or email.
Hear about adopters’ experiences

OR watch a video on the Adoption Process.

Christmas Appeal 2021


Faith in Families’

2021 Christmas Appeal is live.

Over 45 years our annual Appeal’s helped hundreds of families in need, thanks to generous donors.

Give online on our

JustGiving page.


Read more on our

Appeal page.

Thank you!

Adoption Support


School Social Work Service

For Adoption Support or
School Social Work services please contact relevant staff via email or mobiles.

If you don’t know who to contact email enquiries@faithinfamilies.org and we’ll respond quickly.

Interested in adoption?

Read FAQs about who can adopt, learn about the process, get information on next steps

Supporting adoptive families

Advice and support for parents with adopted children and young people.

Are you an adopted person?

Find out about services including birth record information, family tracing, intermediary services.

Training and Consultancy for professionals and parents

We offer a range of training, support packages, commissioned work and consultancy; to organisations, professionals and adoptive parents.

Schools and Communities

Our Schools Social Work Service provides support to schools across the region. 

Patron, adoptive mum & Olympic ice skater Jayne Torvill OBE, talks about adoption’s positive impact