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Adoption success stories

The Hull City Council adoption service has a wide range of successful adopters, all with their own unique story.

These amazing success stories* show the diverse adoption journeys of those who choose to offer a forever home to our children.

(*please note some names and images have been changed to protect the identity of the children, social workers and parents)

Adopting after years of IVF treatment

This story shows how adopting a child is one of many different options for prospective parents and sometimes is the most rewarding.

Adopting as a single parent

Many adopters assume how they have to be a couple, earn lots of money, own their own home or have to have children already. This story shows how the most important thing in adopting a child is the life-long love and stable home you can give a child or children.

Keeping brothers together

Many children awaiting adoption are sibling groups; and although a lot of parents haven’t considered having two or three children straight away, this story explains the great rewards in keeping those brothers and sisters together.

“Will he feel like ours? 100% yes!”

This story explains how some parents have many different feelings about adopting a child, and the story also explains how we will  support you through your entire journey.

Contact us

Hull adoption
Hull City Council
Kenworthy House
George Street
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Tel: 01482 612 800
(9.30am - 4.30pm for initial information packs)
(12.30 - 4.30pm to speak to a duty social worker) 

Fax: 01482 614 395

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