Nic and Joys story of adopting 3 disabled children

Joy and Nic tell their story of adopting 3 disabled children to add to their existing biological family.

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Adopting a child with disabilities is a big commitment for anyone, but for Cornish couple Joy and Nic Constable the decision to take on three children with additional needs was a simple one. The couple already had a biological son called Samuel, but started thinking about adding to their family.  However, instead of adding to their […]

families for children child with disabilities

Could you adopt a child
 with a disability?

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Did you know that approximately 40 percent of children waiting for an adoptive family have impairment or some form of special need or disability. If you think about a child with a disability, what comes to mind? Is it a picture of difficulties and obstacles? Do you imagine that you will not be able to […]

Adopting a 2 year old child

Government funded education for 2 year old adopted children.

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From September 2014, two-year-old children adopted from local authority care or who left care under a Special Guardianship (SG) Order or Child Arrangements (CA) Order (formally known as a Residence Order*), will be entitled to 570 hours a year of Government funded early education over no fewer than 38 weeks of the year (which equates […]