After Adoption

After Adoption –

Address: The Park, Daventry Road, Knowle, Bristol, BS4 1DQ

Telephone: 0117 373 0265



After Adoption provides a range of Adoption Support Services, including general counselling to people in any way affected by adoption. For birth relatives we provide:

  • Information about the adoption process and what can be/is available to you
  • Assistance in providing information for life story books, later life letters etc.
  • Support with final contact visits with children
  • Support with meeting prospective adoptive parents
  • Grief and loss counseling
  • Assistance with direct and indirect contact arrangements

We also provide support for adoptive family members and adopted adults including:

  • counselling sessions
  • Advice and information about how to access adoption records
  • Advice about contact registers
  • Advice about searching methods and an intermediary service