Adoption

Richmond is now part of Adopt London South (ALS), a new regionalised adoption agency formed as part of the government’s plans to improve adoption services for children and adopters. ALS is made up of Richmond, Sutton, Merton, Kingston, Croydon, Wandsworth, Lewisham, Lambeth and Southwark.

Adopt London website

Adopt London South

We are delighted to be able to pool our experience and resources to provide an outstanding new service for prospective adopters, as well as families affected by adoption and those wishing to learn more about their adoption history now they are an adult.

Contact

For information about how to adopt, please call 020 7525 1746 or email adoptionALS@southwark.gov.uk.

For all post-adoption support enquiries, please call 020 7525 4491 or email postadoptionsupportALS@southwark.gov.uk.

For letterbox contact, email letterbox_enquiriesALS@southwark.gov.uk.

If you are a social work professional wishing to discuss family finding, please call 020 7525 1748 or email enquiriesALS@southwark.gov.uk.

Updated: 11 October 2019