Adoption & foster care agencies that aren’t NFS members


If your agency isn’t a member of New Family Social there are still ways it can support LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week.

Use statistics


Support the campaign on social media

  • Retweet the 10 Good Reasons as they emerge on social media
  • Use the campaign hashtags #proudtoadopt and #proudtofoster
  • Share the Facebook Q&A taking place on the NFS page
  • Follow NFS on Twitter



Use a campaign poster to show your support

Display the LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week poster



Use case studies, podcasts and short films


What’s it really like to adopt if you’re LGBT? Four adopters share their experiences of adopting from across England. Kindly supported by First4Adoption.



Alex – a trans man – talks about the impact of adopting and why trans people should consider it

There are also more short films featuring LGBT adopters on the New Family Social website. Or, alternatively check out these case studies of LGBT foster carer case studies.



Include the LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week logo on your materials

Contact James Lawrence, Communications Officer to obtain the logo;

Useful Resources:

Visit our website for resources and to join us.

Find us on YouTube here

For a full guide to adoption and fostering from CoramBAAF, click here.