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Thank you for your interest in adoption. Please contact Adoption Tees Valley to progress your enquiry.
Adoption Tees Valley is a new Regional Adoption Agency – a Local Authority Service delivered through collaboration between Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council, Darlington Borough Council, Hartlepool Borough Council, Middlesbrough Council, and Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council.
Step-parent adoption means you become the legal parent of your partner’s child or children from a previous marriage or relationship.