Welcome to Diagrama Adoption

We’ll help you to create brighter futures and build your family. Adopting a child changes your life forever and we’ll support you throughout your adoption journey, every step of the way. We work with caring and compassionate adopters who provide a loving and nurturing family life for those who’ve had the most challenging start to life.

There are thousands of children currently awaiting adoption in England. They come from a variety of different backgrounds and some may have disabilities or special needs.

While we welcome all adoption enquiries there are certain criteria to meet – read our frequently asked questions to discover if you can apply to adopt.

To help you understand more about what’s involved in adopting a child, we have broken down the process into the stages of a typical adoption journey.

Diagrama Adoption is an independent, voluntary adoption agency rated GOOD by Ofsted. Our friendly and professional team members are dedicated to finding loving and nurturing families for vulnerable children waiting to be adopted.

Adopters have described Diagrama as "fantastic", "supportive" and "professional"

Diagrama Adoption has been rated GOOD in all areas by Ofsted. Inspectors noted our "fantastic", "supportive" and "professional" staff and found our team well qualified, experienced and competent. Our preparation, assessment and approval process leads to ‘safe and stable families

At the start of our adoption process I wasn’t really looking forward to the intrusiveness. However you made us both feel very comfortable and made it an enjoyable process, my initial concerns were settled in the very first meeting. This can only be the result of not just well qualified people for the task but also the result of the genuineness that you have.
TS, adopter

As a Diagrama adopter you can benefit from a range of activities including adoption support groups, picnics, parties and outings for the whole family where adopters get the chance to share experiences.

Our free training programme covers a wide range of topics. Our courses are delivered by subject experts and aim to provide with you with a broad range of skills and understanding of the challenges you may face.

We work in partnership with a variety of organisations. We are a learning agency and believe in collaborating with experts in the field and the sharing of best practice to ensure we offer a service of excellence.

Make a difference to a child’s life by becoming a Diagrama foster carer. We provide exceptional round-the-clock support, free professional training and excellent benefits. Get in touch with our team today.