Buckinghamshire County Council

Type Local Authority Agency
Address Adoption Team
County Hall
Walton Street
County Buckinghamshire
Postal Code HP20 1UA
Region South East
Coverage All of Buckinghamshire and areas that are within a one hour drive of Aylesbury. We welcome applications from those living near Buckinghamshire as well as those living within.
Website https://www.buckinghamshire.gov.uk/care-children-and-families/adoption/
Email adoption@buckinghamshire.gov.uk
Phone Number 01494 586 349
Twitter twitter.com/BucksAdoption
Ofsted report January 2018 report (PDF) Ofsted audits all adoption agencies as it does schools and nurseries. Click the link to view the latest Ofsted reports for this agency.
Ofsted rating Good


We are recruiting adopters who can meet the needs of our children. The children waiting need parents who can offer something special and if you feel you can meet their needs, we would love to hear from you. We are looking for:

  • adopters for children aged 0-4 years
  • adopters who can offer a home to sibling groups of 2 or 3 children or more
  • adopters who can care for children with medical needs, enduring conditions and disabilities
  • adopters for children aged 4-7 years
  • adopters who can meet the needs of children with diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds

If you are interested in adopting a younger child we would love you to come to one of our information evenings and consider early permanence (fostering for adoption)

If you’d like to know more about our service and the support we offer, and for details of our Information Events, please visit our website.

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