NFS news

NFS news & local activity around the UK, from our staff and regional volunteers.

LGBT Adoption: Much achieved and much to do (Fyne Times)

15th October 2018
  Find out more: Fyne Times, October 2018...

Members’ ebulletin – 11 October

11th October 2018
A word from Tor Huge thanks to all our members who voted in the 2018 trustee elections  - which closed today - and of course to the volunteers who were nominated. We'll share the results in the wee...

Members’ ebulletin – 27 September

27th September 2018
A word from Tor Voting is now open in our 2018 trustee elections and the nominees need your vote! You can do so by reading the nominees' supporting statements and following the link on this page by m...

Vote for your 2018 trustees!

27th September 2018
Here's all the information you need to choose your trustees/directors - once you're ready you can vote using this Survey Monkey survey. *Voting closed midday 11 October* We rely on the skills our b...

Members’ ebulletin – 13 September 2018

13th September 2018
A word from Tor Our members are the lifeblood of New Family Social and if you've ever wanted to become more involved now's the time as nominations open today for trustees to join our board. There's m...

Seeking NFS Trustee Nominations 2018

13th September 2018
At the New Family Social AGM on Saturday 3 November, we will appoint trustees to our board. We're now looking for nominations from our membership, for candidates to take part in an election that will ...

Get the latest statistics!

31st August 2018
Adoptions by same-sex couples in England, Scotland and Wales – 2016/2017 England – In this period there were 420 adoptions to same-sex couples, out of 4,350 adoptions in total. This represen...

Members’ ebulletin – 30 August 2018

29th August 2018
A word from Tor Dear NFS member Huge thanks to all the volunteers and members who made this year's camp the biggest yet! If you attended we hope you had a fantastic time - we'll be in touch with y...

Members’ ebulletin – 16 August 2018

15th August 2018
A word from Tor Hopefully you and your family are enjoying the summer and all is going well. If you've got children heading to school in September, it's worth being aware of the support that's on off...

Members’ ebulletin – 2 August 2018

2nd August 2018
A word from Tor It's not too late to join hundreds of other LGBT+ adopters, foster carers and their kids at the 2018 NFS summer camp. As ever there's a wide range of activities on offer for children ...