Adoption, Fostering & Tea: The New Family Social Podcast
We’ve just adopted siblings

We’ve just adopted siblings

April 21, 2021

Stuart and Simon adopted a brother and sister.  They talk about how they made the decision to adopt siblings and what it's been like.

“Our child is out there”

“Our child is out there”

April 14, 2021

Marie talks about her second match falling through and the search for her next child

Fostering, adoption, and splitting up

Fostering, adoption, and splitting up

April 7, 2021

Hope fostered with her wife, adopted one of the children, then got divorced.

Adopting again after a long break

Adopting again after a long break

March 31, 2021

Sarah talks about adopting a daughter nine years after adopting her son.

The Great Behaviour Breakdown

The Great Behaviour Breakdown

March 24, 2021

How training and support helped & overcome attachment difficulties

“We weren’t allowed in the foster carer’s house”

“We weren’t allowed in the foster carer’s house”

March 17, 2021

Adopting a four year old at the height of lockdown

Short-term and respite foster carer

Short-term and respite foster carer

March 10, 2021
Joy is in her late 60s and has been fostering for ten years.
A really wonderful family life together

A really wonderful family life together

March 3, 2021
Stonewall's CEO Nancy shares her uplifting experience of adoption
Three children talk about adoption

Three children talk about adoption

December 30, 2020

Sean (14), Rosa (11) and Zach (8), talk about adoption.  The older children are donor-conceived and their younger brother is adopted.

“I’ve been a foster carer for three years”

“I’ve been a foster carer for three years”

December 23, 2020
Jasmine talks about the joys and challenges of being a foster carer.
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