SWLA (South West London Adoption) Information Event

This meeting aims to tell you more about adoption and in particular the adoption process with Merton, Sutton or another member of the South West London Adoption Consortium.

We aim to:

  • To explain more about what you can expect from Stage One of the assessment process.
  • To give you guidance on suggested reading.
  • Explain what the Prospective Adopter’s Report (PAR) involves.
  • Outline the process of going to the adoption panel for approval, being matched with a child and having a child placed with you.
  • Explain what contact with birth families involves and our adoption support services.
  • Provide you with an opportunity to hear about adoption from adoptive parents.
  • Explain why children become looked after, and provide you with information about children who have been adopted and those currently waiting for adoptive families.
  • Dispel myths and preconceptions about adoption.

To book your place please contact us on 020 8545 4688 or email: adoption@merton.gov.uk

Download our information pack

Agency Merton London Borough Council
Date 28 February 2017 at 6.30pm til 8.30pm
Location Sutton Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA
Date 11 April 2017 at 11am to 1pm
Location Merton Council Committee Rooms, Civic Centre, London Road
Date 23 May 2017 at 6.30pm til 8.30pm
Location Sutton Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA
Date 27 June 2017 at 6.30pm til 8.30pm
Location Merton Council Committee Rooms, Civic Centre, London Road
Date 11 July 2017 at 6.30pm til 8.30pm
Location Sutton Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA
Date 1 August 2017 at 5pm til 7pm
Location Merton Council Committee Rooms, Civic Centre, London Road
Date 20 September 2017 at 6.30pm til 8.30pm
Location Sutton Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA
Date 1 November 2017 at 5.30pm til 7.30pm
Location Merton Council Committee Rooms, Civic Centre, London Road
Agency London Borough of Sutton
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