Welcome to The Centre for Adoption Support and Education

Groups

Tots’ Group

Our popular toddler group mornings are a great place for new adopters to take their adopted children (aged 0-4) one morning per week and play in a safe and friendly place while building attachment with their children and making connections with other adopters. Please contact info@adoptionsupportcentre.org to register your interest and find out if we have places available.

Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays term-time

10.30 – 12.00 noon Suggested donation £3 per session

After School Club

A weekly opportunity for primary aged adopted children (aged 5 – 11) to enjoy activities such as drama, art and music and meet other adopted children.

Parents are asked to remain during the club and are welcome to have a cup of tea in our kitchen and chat with other parents. Booking required.

Wednesdays, term-time, 4 – 5.30pm

Suggested donation £3 per family

The A Team

This monthly group is a chance for adopted young people (aged 12 – 18) to enjoy activities such as creating things, making music, arts, cooking, table football etc. Each session also offers time for young people  to talk with other young people and our experienced workers about issues important to them. Booking required.

See our events calendar for forthcoming dates.

Suggested donation £3

Mums’ Support Group

A regular support group for adoptive mums to talk with other women who really understand what you mean. Hear the thoughts of others and talk about what helps. Facilitated by Andrew Lister, our Clinical Psychologist, the group is open to all approved adopters from any agency. Light snacks are provided and a takeaway is ordered in if people choose, which is included in the £10 price.

See our events calendar for forthcoming dates.

£10 if ordering takeaway

Dads’ Support Group

A regular support group for adoptive dads to talk with other men who really understand what you mean. Hear the thoughts of others and talk about what helps. Facilitated by Andrew Lister, our Clinical Psychologist, the group is open to all approved adopters from any agency. Light snacks are provided and a takeaway is ordered in if people chose, which is included in the £10 price.

See our events calendar for forthcoming dates.

£10 if ordering takeaway