Tag Archives: Adopt South West

‘Have a heart’ for Children in Care

Somerset Children in Care have helped kick-start a ‘Have a Heart’ campaign in the lead up to National Adoption Week to raise awareness of the number of children waiting to be adopted. ‘National Adoption Week’ launches on 16 October and encourages people to consider adopting a child or to help spread the word about the […]

Thank you for showing some heart!

Public figures, sports people, musicians, groups, organisations and Somerset County Council staff all showed their hearts to support adoption in Somerset to mark National Adoption Week (17-23 October). Cllr Frances Nicholson, Cabinet Member for Children and Families, said: “Thank you to everyone who got involved and supported adoption in Somerset last week. The response has […]

Somerset joins Adopt South West

A forward-thinking South West adoption partnership has announced its new member – Somerset County Council. The Council is the latest member of Adopt South West – a partnership of adoption agencies, made up of charities and local authorities from across the region. These include Barnardo’s, Devon County Council, Families for Children, Plymouth City Council, Torbay, […]