Adoption News

Annual Report 20-21 published

Scotland’s Adoption Register’s annual report for 20-21 has now been published and is available to view online here. The report covers the headline achievements of the Register during a year dominated by the pandemic as well as the publication of…

Our 700th adoption match confirmed

We are very happy to announce that in February 2021 Scotland’s Adoption Register recorded its 700th match of a child through our family finding services. The match was made through one of our Webinar events where prospective adopters had the…

Guidance on Webinars published

We are pleased to publish our latest guidance to be used in preparation for our upcoming webinar event, due to take place at the beginning of September. Due to the current crisis, the Register will not be able to hold…

COVID-19 UPDATE

Following the Government’s advice about how best to respond to the Coronavirus outbreak, Scotland’s Adoption Register staff are now working from home. We can still be reached in all the usual ways for advice and support, with our phone lines…

Register Reaches 600 Matches Milestone

We are pleased to announce that Scotland’s Adoption Register has reached its 600th match milestone. Established by the Scottish Government in 2011, Scotland’s Adoption Register facilitates a number of family finding opportunities to agencies across Scotland. This 600th match was…

New Host for Scotland’s Adoption Register

Following a tendering process, the Scottish Government has announced that Scotland’s Adoption Register will be hosted by AFA Scotland as of 1st April 2020. Scotland’s Adoption Register was originally hosted by BAAF Scotland, but unfortunately, unexpectedly went onto administration in…

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