Adopter experiences of the linking and matching process in adoption


Objective: Public policy in the UK is currently focused on tackling delays in achieving permanence for children in public care. It is argued that timely permanence is linked to better developmental outcomes. For those children... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Heather Ottaway (University of Bristol, Hadley Centre for Adoption and Foster Care Studies)
  2. Sarah Meakings (Cardiff University)
  3. Katherine Shelton (Cardiff University)
  4. Julie Doughty (Cardiff University)
  5. Amanda Coffey (Cardiff University)

Topic Area

Family foster care and adoption


OS-06 » Adoption (12:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala Polivalente)