Contact us

Adoption Service Reception

To reach a member of the Adoption Service Team please call 03000 420 508.

Adoption Recruitment Line

If you're thinking about adoption or have any questions then we'd love to hear from you.

  • Call our initial enquiries team on 03000 422 373 (Monday to Friday, 9am - 4pm)
  • Email us at adoption@kent.gov.uk.
  • If you would like further information about the adoption process, please read through the information on this website and attend one of our information sessions. Please note that we do not send out any information packs.
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Post Adoption Support

For advice, support and information on post adoption services please call our advice line on 03000 42 05 08 or email PAST@kent.gov.uk.

For learning and development information, email adoption.training@kent.gov.uk.

Non Agency and Step Parent Adoption

For advice and information please call 03000 422 373 or email us on NAIAdoption@kent.gov.uk.

Connecting Adoptive Families Independent Services (CAFIS)

CAFIS offer specialist advice on contact issues. Call 01795 532081 Monday - Friday (9am - 5pm)

CAFIS also provide an advisory and liaison service to anyone, personal or professional, involved in adoption, including birth families, adults affected by adoption and adopted people wanting to find their birth families/adoption records.

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