After staggering out of our successful first panel (spoiler alert - there is another......), we were then able to have access to the real profiles of children who are currently up for adoption.
So after our training we started the process of home visits, where we have a deep dive into our lives, the good, the bad, and the slightly awkward.
Our journey continued onto the 4 day course organised by the Charity (PACT), which is where we felt it started to get very real (and serious). The course was held over 4 days over 2 weeks and was the first time we met others on the same journey as we were. We both were quite … Continue reading Train, Train, Away….
This is my second blog on our journey to adoption where we move on from the introductions to the actual process – or simply forms, forms, forms
It is amazing some of the different responses you get when you tell people that you are planning on adopting. Adding into that the fact that I, as a man, plan to be the primary care giver (what a phrase), there seems to be an almost reverence to the ‘sacrifice’ we are making to provide … Continue reading “Well done, good for you, you must be so proud…”