Resources for adopters

Resources for adopters

We've collated some resources which you might find helpful. If you have used any resources and think they could be useful to other adopters, please do let us know by filling in the form below.

External workshops and events

A list of useful sessions run by organisations other than PACT. 

Reading List

Access support from recommended books on subjects ranging from first steps to creating bonds.

Pupil Premium Information

A useful guide to pupil premium funding and how to access it.

Strengthening Families

PACT's Strengthening Families team can support you and your children with a range of interventions.

School transitions

Parents often tell us that they don’t know what to look for when choosing a school. In consultation with experienced adoptive parents, we’ve identified some key questions to consider.

Key questions to ask when choosing a primary school (pdf)

Key questions to ask when choosing a secondary school (pdf)

Watch the 'Helping your child with school transitions' webinar hosted by Georgina Hibbert

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