Emily and Ben adopted their daughter in 2020

Emily and Ben live in Oxfordshire with their gorgeous daughter, Dotty-Rose, and their elderly black cat, Baggy. Dotty came to live with them in November 2020...
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Francesca adopted her daughter Phoebe in 2018

Francesca* brought her daughter Phoebe* home in October 2018. Adoption was her first choice as a path to parenthood...
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Rose and Simon are a Christian couple who adopted during the 2020 pandemic

Rose* and Simon* adopted their son Jay* in 2020 when he was 14 months old. Rose is a secondary school music teacher and Simon is a church minister...
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Emma and Fahmi adopted after having a birth child

Emma and Fahmi had their first child, Aliya, a year into their relationship and 15 years later they adopted their second child, Samir...
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Darren adopted as a single father

Darren* is a 43-year-old single father who became a dad to his son Finn* in early 2017 when he was four years old...
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Anne adopted Maya as a single adopter

Anne is a single adopter who brought her daughter Maya* home in May 2019 when she was 13 months old. Anne works as a children’s nurse and has always wanted to be a mum...
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Tam and Katrina adopted two boys

Katrina and Tam are a lesbian couple who adopted two boys, aged 20 months and six months, through PACT...
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NHS workers Phil and Gareth adopted Ben

Phil and Gareth are a same sex couple who adopted their son Ben* through PACT in 2019...
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Zena and Jamie adopted Rico when he was two-and-a-half

Zena is of mixed white New Zealand and Maori heritage and Jamie is white British. They adopted Rico, who is also mixed heritage, at age two and a half...
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David and Hannah adopted three children under four years old

Curate David* and his wife Hannah* adopted three children under four years old through PACT...
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Chloe and Dan adopted baby Megan through PACT’s Foster for Adoption scheme

Chloe* and Dan* adopted Megan* through PACT following a Foster for Adoption placement. Megan was five weeks old when she was placed with them...
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Gemma and Phil adopted five year-old Emily and her baby brother

After adopting five-year-old Emily*, Gemma* and her husband Phil* were approached by PACT a year later to see if they could adopt Emily's new baby brother...
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