Stories

'Because you look after me': Julia's story

Julia shares her story of adopting her son as a single person and how they have made it through challenges together, with a great support network around them.

Finding family in the UK: Kamal's story

It took Kamal seven months to reach Calais after he had to leave his home in Sudan at just fourteen years old. After finally arriving in England, Kamal went to live with Laura and her family.

Together in a home for good: Meli and Satya's story

A year ago, sisters Meli and Satya were living apart from each other in separate foster placements - now they are together in their home for good.

Holding on for our children: Lisa's story

Lisa was challenged by our call to care for vulnerable children and went on to adopt siblings.

The ordinary extraordinary: Anna's story

Anna used to think fostering was only for 'extraordinary' people, but through Home for Good she came to realise that she could do it too.

Safe in a home for good: Molly's story

Molly was just a few hours old when she was placed with foster carers Lewis and Caroline.

Father's Day 2017: Kev's Story

Kev shares how his experience of adoption has led him to open his home.

Father's Day 2017: Mark's Story

Mark shares his story of being a dad through birth, adoption and fostering.

Fostering a teenage refugee: Zara's story

Zara shares her story of fostering an unaccompanied Eritrean teenager.

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David's Story

David has found that having a good support network is essential for foster carers. 

Claire and Alan’s story

We are a family with four great children, our youngest, Isabelle, is adopted.

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