Why adopt with SSAFA?

Our vision: To fulfil every child’s right to a secure, safe and loving family.

Why adopt with SSAFA?

Our vision: To fulfil every child’s right to a secure, safe and loving family.

Adoption is a big decision. You may have many questions about the process and whether or not it's right for you, including if and how it might work alongside your military employment or career. We are here to advise and assist you with this every step of the way.

  • We are a friendly and professional Registered Adoption Agency, covering the whole of the UK – we can provide advice to those based abroad, but placements can only be made with those currently residing in the UK.
  • We are military specialists, who understand your needs.
  • We can support you through any potential postings, ensuring that you don’t have to start the adoption process again if you move.
  • We champion equality and inclusion, and welcome applications from all members of the serving Armed Forces community.
  • We are with you for the life of your adoption journey, thanks to our dedicated Post-Adoption Support service.
  • We were recently awarded an outstanding rating from the Ofsted inspection team.  You can read the full report here.