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Who can adopt

All sorts of people can adopt. We welcome applications from people of all religions, races, genders and sexuality. Our adopters reflect a wide range of circumstances and life experience, for example, you may be married, single, in a relationship, divorced, widowed, employed or unemployed. We assess every application on an individual basis.

To adopt with us you will need to live in Leeds or within a reasonable travelling distance from Leeds. You will also need to be a UK resident or have your permanent home in the British Isles. Please call us for further advice if you aren't sure whether you meet these requirements.

For friendly advice and support you can call us 0113 395 2072.

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