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Adoption services

An adoption service is described in the service regulations as a service provided in Wales by:

  • an adoption society (within the meaning of the Adoption and Children Act 2002), which is a voluntary organisation (within the meaning of that Act)


  • an adoption support agency (within the meaning of the Act).

Adoption is where a child becomes a full and permanent member of their new family.

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