Adoption Shared

We Are Family

Adoption Shared is produced by We Are Family adoption support community in partnership with Adopt London. Adoption Shared explores stories which inform, support and amplify the adopter voice and community. In each episode, our host Eddie Elliott meets adopters and professionals who share their insight and experiences of the adoption journey from a variety of different perspectives. You can join We Are Family for FREE at*Please note that the views expressed in this podcast are the views of our guest speakers and do not necessarily represent the views of We Are Family or Adopt London. read less
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We Are Family Anniversary Special with Co-Founders Miranda and Marie Louise
Nov 26 2023
We Are Family Anniversary Special with Co-Founders Miranda and Marie Louise
This talk is part of our Big Give Christmas Challenge fundraising campaign . In exchange for listening, we ask that you make a donation at any level that you can, to our Big Give Christmas Challenge Fundraising Campaign - between midday 28th November to midday 5th November - raising vital funds to continue the work of We Are Family into our next decade.In this episode, Eddie meets We Are Family Co-Founders Miranda and Marie Louise for a very special episode celebrating WAF's 10th Anniversary.  Listen to Miranda and Marie Louise share their experiences of why they created We Are Family Adoption and the need for peer to peer communities for adopters.Membership to We Are Family is free – please help us keep it that way. The Big Give donation platform will be live to accept donations between Tuesday 28th November at midday to Tuesday 6th December midday. During this time, any donation made will be doubled at no extra cost to you. One donation, double the impact. Visit our website for more details: message from our Co-Founders: "Marie Louise and Miranda would like to extend a massive “thank you” to all those who have been instrumental in forming We Are Family and have kept it going over the last decade. To all our past and present members, volunteers and trustees who work hard to keep a safe space for adopters to meet. To the social workers, professionals and Heads of Service, who heard us, listened and who continue to support us. To Jay and Eddie who work continuously to bring together a wide range of webinars and podcasts, which enable WAF to further support members, adopters and others beyond WAF.  And lastly to the dedicated members of staff who continue WAF’s mission. Thank you all!"Contact We Are Family & the Adoption Shared Team:Tweet us @WAFadoption #AdoptionShared*Tweet Eddie @Eddielliott*Email us*Join us prioritise the privacy of guests and their children. All identifying information has been changed or removed. We provide guidelines to all of our guests about how and whether information about their adoption journey and the stories of their children should be shared.