On 5 February 2014 PAC will begin offering monthly telephone advice sessions with PAC’s Education Adviser Emma Gore-Langton. Emma is an Educational Psychologist who specialises in adoption issues.

Emma will be available on the dates and times below to answer your questions related to your child’s education and any other issues relating to the adopted or permanently placed child in school. We also welcome calls from teachers, other education professionals and anyone with a stake in the education of adopted/permanently placed children.

PAC Advice Line: 020 7284 5879

Education Advice Line times





Emma Gore Langton is an HCPC-registered Educational Psychologist with experience of providing support in a range of educational settings. She also works for a Local Authority delivering consultations, assessments, interventions and training for children and young people, parents, school staff and professionals. She has a Professional Doctorate in Educational & Child Psychology from UCL and an MSc in Social, Genetic & Developmental Psychiatry from the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. She is currently working on the NLAFC/PAC Education Project with Ruth Pimenta.

PAC's Services for Schools page provides information on PAC Schools Training and PAC Publications including A Good Practice Guide for Schools – Understanding and Meeting the Needs of Children who are Looked After, Fostered, Adopted or otherwise Permanently Placed (which has now sold over 900 copies).