what adopters need to consider prior to adopting a child trans-racially.

This may seem a bit controversial but I believe, as a transracially adopted adult and a twice adopted parent, in an ideal world all children would be placed with at least one parent from a similar background. However I know that currently with the low number of black and ethnic minority adopters and the significant … Continue reading what adopters need to consider prior to adopting a child trans-racially.

what adopters need to consider prior to adopting a child trans-racially.

This may seem a bit controversial but I believe, as a transracially adopted adult and a twice adopted parent, in an ideal world all children would be placed with at least one parent from a similar background. However I know that currently with the low number of black and ethnic minority adopters and the significant … Continue reading what adopters need to consider prior to adopting a child trans-racially.

Planning Contact (family time) for Adopters and Foster Carers

Contact or family time refers to any kind of communication between an adopted or fostered child and their birth family. This can be face to face, Letterbox (ln writing/indirect) or by phone or video call.  It can involve birth parents, siblings, aunts uncles, grandparents or occasionally friends. Contact can also include meeting with former foster … Continue reading Planning Contact (family time) for Adopters and Foster Carers

Coaching: What can it do for me as an Adopter or Foster Carer?

Yoni: Adopter, Adoptee and Social Worker with 30 years experience. The Benefits of a Coach Coaching can offer adoptive and fostering parents the tools required to handle issues arising within the family unit. A coach can assist adoptive and fostering parents in building strategies to: Learn better ways to respond to situations instead of being … Continue reading Coaching: What can it do for me as an Adopter or Foster Carer?

Exciting News. FREE YOGA SESSION.

Run by Beckie Shuttleworth, a meditation and Yoga teacher and child care specialist. In the Ambitious Adopters and Foster Carers and LGBTQ adoptfoster Facebook group's we have booked in a yoga class with her for children and their families at HALF TERM at 10.30am on Wednesday 17th February 2021. (For half an hour or so) … Continue reading Exciting News. FREE YOGA SESSION.

TRANSFORM YOUR ADOPTED OR FOSTERED CHILD’S ATTACHMENT TO YOU. Live Play Challenge

​ Join us tonight for the Live challenge. This will be a fun session with a qualified play therapist and adoptee, adopter and social worker. These sessions are brought to you by Yoni Ejo and Keeley Craw. ​ Adults benefit from play in many ways including it reducing stress, the experience of depression and generates … Continue reading TRANSFORM YOUR ADOPTED OR FOSTERED CHILD’S ATTACHMENT TO YOU. Live Play Challenge

LIVE CHALLENGE TO BUILD ATTACHMENT FOR ADOPTERS AND FOSTER CARERS

Join Keeley Craw Play Therapist and Yoni Ejo, coach, social worker and adopter in this exciting LIVE FREE challenge “Let’s get closer: building your relationship with your adopted or fostered child”. Join our challenge 2nd and 4th February We would be so thrilled to have you join us to invest in you and your child. … Continue reading LIVE CHALLENGE TO BUILD ATTACHMENT FOR ADOPTERS AND FOSTER CARERS

TRANSFORM YOUR ADOPTED OR FOSTERED CHILD’S ATTACHMENT TO YOU. 

BUILD YOUR RELATIONSHIP FOR THE BETTER. https://videopress.com/v/kqToZELU?preloadContent=metadata Join us in this exciting LIVE FREE challenge "Let’s get closer: building your relationship with your adopted or fostered child".   We are so thrilled to have you join us to invest in you and your child. Making a significant positive impact in your child’s relationship with you.   Join … Continue reading TRANSFORM YOUR ADOPTED OR FOSTERED CHILD’S ATTACHMENT TO YOU. 

TRANSFORM YOUR ADOPTED OR FOSTERED CHILD’S ATTACHMENT TO YOU. 

BUILD YOUR RELATIONSHIP FOR THE BETTER. Join us in this exciting LIVE FREE challenge "Let’s get closer: building your relationship with your adopted or fostered child".   We are so thrilled to have you join us to invest in you and your child. Making a significant positive impact in your child’s relationship with you.   Join the … Continue reading TRANSFORM YOUR ADOPTED OR FOSTERED CHILD’S ATTACHMENT TO YOU. 

We asked several adoptive parents about their experience. They kindly shared their joys, their lives and challenges.

  1.What is the gender of your adopted children and how old were they when they came to live with you? a-My little boy was 10 1/2 months when he came to us and was in care from 2 days old. He’s amazing and has totally changed my life! b-One Female, she came to me … Continue reading We asked several adoptive parents about their experience. They kindly shared their joys, their lives and challenges.