CVAA is the Consortiumof Voluntary Adoption Agencies.
Welcome to the website for the Consortium of Voluntary Adoption Agencies (CVAA) UK. Our members provide specialist, high quality adoption services to children and families across the United Kingdom. The CVAA mission is to ensure CVAA member agencies are enabled to deliver services of excellence to children, adoptive families, and all those considering adoption, or who have been affected by it.
Getting help with adoption
If you are interested in adopting our members can work with you to provide the support and guidance you need. We can direct you to a VAA near you and to other resources that can help get you started on your adoption journey. Please click here for more information.Read More
Working with the Voluntary Sector
We work very closely with local authorities, government, regulators and other partners to deliver the best, most joined-up and high quality services we can. If you would like to find out more about working with the sector please click here.Read More
Find out more about who we are, our mission and objectives and how to contact us. We also host the sector wide Adoption Leadership Board (ALB).Read More
Get The News of CVAA
Offer of support to meet requirements from DfEThu August, 2015 Read More
New research on Special Guardianship Orders from Department of Education:Read More
NHS England Announcement: Local transformation plans for child and adolescent mental health services
NHS England has published their guidance on local transformation plans for child and adolescent mental health services to implement the Futures in Mind report.Fri August, 2015 Read More
See the House of Commons Committee’s debate a(2 July 2015) about the clause on Regional Adoption AgenciesSun July, 2015 Read More
The Department for Education has published further details on its new proposal of regional adoption agencies. You can find details here:Fri June, 2015 Read More
…about changes to adoption leave and pay which come in on 5 April and Shared Parental Leave (SPL) and PayTue March, 2015 Read More
From Monday 2 March 2015 Intercountry Adoption Centre will be known as IAC – THE CENTRE FOR ADOPTION.Mon March, 2015 Read More