FASD Friends South West

Undiagnosed, diagnosed or not sure what Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder is?
The group offers you confidentiality, a safe space to talk and a friendly ear to listen…

Coronavirus advice and links

Coronavirus is still with us. Here we link to the national government advice and local authority websites, information about PPE for unpaid carers, and NHS helplines.

Contacting us over the Christmas period

Refer to our offices opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period.

A letter from ‘Father Christmas’

We have permission to share a letter from local adoptive parents (from Father Christmas), to their daughter, who firmly believes she is on the naughty list: Dear A, I wanted

Ready to adopt? New checker launched

Use our ‘Ready to adopt?’ checker to learn more about who can adopt and when the time might be right for you.

Letterbox service – December 2021 update

The exchange of letters is now running as normal and our telephone line will be returning to five days per week from Monday 6 December 2021. In order to guarantee delivery over Christmas, letters need to be received by Thursday 16 December 2021.

Adopter Voice South West

Adopter Voice is your chance to influence and improve adoption services where you live, regionally and nationally. Adopter Voice is used to share impartial views to improve services and support for adopters.

The Adopter Hub

We encourage adoptive families to use ‘The Adopter Hub’ and we have some log-ins available for families to gain access. This is an online resource for the adoption community which is run by PACT (Parent and Children Together) and is a great resource.