PAC-UK Support Groups
PAC-UK hosts a range of support groups, some are for Birth Parents and some are for Adoptive Parents. All groups listed below are informal, confidential and free of charge. If you require further information or have questions about any of our support groups please call our confidential Advice Line or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Birth Parent Support Groups
PAC-UK Leeds Birth Parent Support Group
Oxford Place Centre
Our monthly meeting normally takes place on a Tuesday afternoon from 13.30pm to 15.00pm.
PAC-UK London Birth Mother Drop-in
The meetings offer a confidential space in which women whose children have been adopted, or are in other forms of permanent care, can talk about their fears, feelings and loss.
Birth mother's in any of PAC-UK's subscribing local authorities across London and the south-east can attend the drop-in at:
PAC-UK London Office
5 Torriano Mews
The Kentish Town drop-in takes place once a fortnight. It's free of charge and open to birth mothers who have been involved in care or adoption proceedings.
For more information please call our London Advice Line on 0207 284 5879 or email email@example.com.
Sefton Birth Parent Support Group
This group meets at:
This monthly meeting normally takes place on a Monday afternoon from 14.00pm to 16.00pm
For more information please contact Sue on 07496 295321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Birth Mothers who have relinquished a child for adoption
The support group for Birth Mothers who have relinquished a child for adoption is a self-help support group that meets 6 times a year.
The meetings take place on the second Saturday of every other month at our Leeds office. Meetings are from 11.00am to 15.00pm and members bring food for a shared lunch.
It is an open group and the meetings are very informal. The members of the group have varying experience of adoption, and can help each other through sharing their experiences and giving mutual support.
For more information please call our Leeds office on 0113 264 6837 or email email@example.com.
Adoptive Parent Support Groups
Adoptive Parents whose children live elsewhere
This group meets every two months on a Tuesday evening at our Leeds Office:
For more information please contact Chris Phillips on 0113 264 6837 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Silsden Support Group
We are a group of adoptive parents (mainly with children aged 10+) that meet on a regular basis in the meeting room adjacent to the Methodist church in Silsden, offering non-judgemental support, and a chance to share concerns and experiences.
We also have occasional speakers and social evenings. The group is friendly, relaxed and upbeat.
We usually meet on the third Tuesday of the month and warmly welcome new members.
For more information please contact Mollie Shutt on 07851 427597 or email@example.com. Alternatively contact PAC-UK on 0113 264 6837.