Come to an event

Find out more about the adoption or fostering process from agencies in your area, and about the children who need new homes.

Leeds 21st December
Ossett 5th January
York 7th January
Scunthorpe 9th January
Leeds 15th January
Huddersfield 29th January
Leeds 12th February
Scunthorpe 13th February
Castleford 2019 26th February
Leeds 2019 9th March
Brighouse 2019 12th March
Scunthorpe 13th March
Bingley 2019 26th March
Scunthorpe 10th April
Scunthorpe 8th May
Scunthorpe 12th June
Scunthorpe 10th July
Scunthorpe 14th August
Scunthorpe 11th September
Scunthorpe 9th October
Scunthorpe 13th November
Scunthorpe 11th December

Join New Family Social

Wherever you are, New Family Social allows you to hear the stories of hundreds of other LGBT families and families-to-be on their adoption and fostering journeys. You can ask advice, find others near you, and come along to our social events across the UK. Join NFS now

Talk to your local agencies

Once you feel ready, choose some agencies in your area to call for an initial talk. The adoption and fostering agencies below welcome enquiries irrespective of sexuality or gender identity, and also provide free membership of New Family Social.

  • Barnardo's Yorkshire
  • Hull City Council
  • Kirklees Council
  • Leeds City Council
  • Bradford City Metropolitan District Council
  • Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council
  • North East Lincolnshire Council
  • North Lincolnshire Council
  • North Yorkshire County Council
  • Rotherham Borough Council
  • Sheffield City Council
  • East Riding of Yorkshire Council
  • Wakefield Council
  • City York Council
  • Yorkshire Adoption Agency
  • Children's Family Trust - Yorkshire
  • Fostering North Yorkshire
  • Team Fostering (West Yorkshire)
  • Team Fostering (South Yorkshire)
  • One Adoption West Yorkshire RAA
  • Bradford Council Fostering Service
  • One Adoption North & Humber RAA