Adoption is a lifelong commitment to provide a permanent family for a child or children in care.
When you adopt a child, you take on all the responsibilities and rights of a birth parent.
Our adoption services are part of Family Adoption Links - a partnership of local authorities who work together to support:
The partnership aims to be more effective at finding the best match for all children whose plan is for adoption, through working together.
Family Adoption Links is made up of:
To start your adoption journey, visit the Family Adoption Links website for:
Visit the Family Adoption Links website
Adoption services in Rutland are provided by Lincolnshire County Council
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