The Process Explained:

The actual adoption process, explained bit by bit.

Pre Stage One

Look at our website, come to an information event, chat with the team and get any questions answered and then complete the registration of interest form.


Once you have completed your registration of interest form and spoken to one of the team we will give you a decision within 5 working days regarding if we are able to process your enquiry.

and then:

We will match you with one of the Adoption Teams within the Black Country

Stage One.

Initial Online training, statutory checks taken along with references and medical information


Stage Two.

Three day preparatory training and Assessment Report undertaken


Soon after:

Assessment report completed

And then:

The completed Assessment Report goes to the Adoption Panel for approval as an adopter