Adoption, Fostering & Tea: The New Family Social Podcast
How has adoption changed in the last 14 years?

How has adoption changed in the last 14 years?

December 1, 2021

Andrew, one of England's first adopters in a same-gender relationship, talks to David, who's going through the application process now.

Adopting from Abroad

Adopting from Abroad

November 17, 2021
Anna talks about adopting a baby from Russia
Adopting a child with a serious medical condition.

Adopting a child with a serious medical condition.

November 10, 2021
Claire talks about adopting her daughters and how they manage Belle's serious health issues.
When introductions go wrong…

When introductions go wrong…

November 3, 2021

Myfanwy and Jay talk about the foster carer trying to sabotage introductions.

Adopting when you have autism

Adopting when you have autism

October 27, 2021
Yiannis and Dimitris talk about adopting how Yiannis's autism diagnosis put them on the path to adopting.
When problems feel personal

When problems feel personal

October 20, 2021
Ian talks about his child's challenging behaviour and how to cope when it feels personal.
“Foster carers from Muslim backgrounds”

“Foster carers from Muslim backgrounds”

August 25, 2021
Nowal and Sarah are fostering a teenager. They talk about the assessment process, family support and knowing your limits!
Adopting older children

Adopting older children

August 18, 2021
Sam and his partner adopted older siblings. He talks about parenting teenagers.
Adopting when you’re non-binary

Adopting when you’re non-binary

August 11, 2021
Charlie talks about their successful, if tricky, adoption journey as an out non-binary person.
Young couple from abroad waiting for a match.

Young couple from abroad waiting for a match.

August 4, 2021
Adopting in the UK as a young couple from abroad.
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