One of the best ways to find out more about adoption is to hear from people who have been there and done it.

An insightful and heart-warming listen whether you’ve already adopted, are looking to start the process or just interested in different ways of starting a family. 

Episode 6 - Post adoption support

In the final episode of our first podcast series, we're looking at the ongoing support available for adoptive parents. What is the experience of our adopters in asking for and receiving help?

Episode 5 - Creating a connection with my child

In this episode, we're talking about bonding. Or attachment as is really called. How do you ensure your adopted child feels safe, feels loved - and how long before you know what you're doing is making a difference?

Episode 4 - My child's first week at home

In this episode, we're going to hear from our adopters on those crucial first few hours, days and weeks with their children...

Episode 3 - The matching process

This episode is all about one of the most emotionally intense parts of the journey: matching children with their new families. Is there such a thing as the perfect fit?

Episode 2 - The assessment

Our adopters discuss their experiences of the assessment and approval process and meeting their social worker for the first time - which has nothing to do with having a clean house!

Episode 1 - Meet the Adopters

In the first episode of our Truth Be Told podcast, a group of adopters from across Wales share their experiences with each other - from the first steps to post-adoption support. No one knew each other before the recording but within moments it is like listening to old friends talk. They laugh together, they cry together.

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