Concurrent Planning stories

What is adopting a baby through Concurrent Planning like? Am I emotionally resilient enough to cope with the risk of the baby going back to the birth family? Will the baby bond?

White mum holding up baby girlWe've brought together some of the experiences of Coram Cambridgesire Adoption Concurrent Planning carers to help you understand what is involved, and decide whether it might be right for you.

All our stories are real but names and identities have been changed to protect anonymity. Photographs are posed by models.

1. How Adam and Kate became Mummy and Daddy to Euan

Adam and Kate adopt a baby

2. Amanda and John deal with the uncertainties of Concurrent Planning before becoming a permanent family

Amanda and John meet Amy

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