Becoming an adoptive parent

Adoption forms and further information

Please contact us if you are interested in adopting a child in Thurrock.

Adoption team

: 0800 652 1271 (freephone)


I'm interested in adoption

Separately, you can find out about adopting a relative or step-child.

Post-adoption support

You can use the form below to request:

  • access to your adoption records
  • support for an adopted child

Request for support after adoption

Statement of purpose

Our statement of purpose shows the aims, objectives and practice of the adoption service, in line with government standards and regulations.