London Borough of Croydon

Fostering and Adoption services & information

  • Accommodation for looked after children

  • Foster Croydon

    Fostering involves looking after a child or young person as if they are a member of your family. In other words doing all the normal things you would with your own children - taking them to school and sharing in their school life, taking them to the doctor and the dentist and helping and participating in their recreational and social activities.

  • Adoption

    Find out about adopting a child or young person living in Croydon.

  • Post Adoption Services

    Croydon post adoption support and information services

  • Step-parent adoption

    Step-parent and partner adoption is where the new partner of a parent adopts the children, becoming their legal parent and sharing parental responsibility.