Social services Adoption

The new regional adoption agency

If you are thinking about adoption please contact Adoption Counts 

Adoption Counts is our Regional Adoption Agency, set up in 2017 to cover the adoption services for 5 Local Authorities: Cheshire East Council, Manchester City Council, Salford City Council, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council and Trafford Council. 

  • Through Adoption Counts, we are able to: 
  • increase the number of children adopted 
  • reduce the length of time children wait to be adopted 
  • improve the support families who have adopted get 
  • reduce the number of adoption agencies  to be more efficient and effective 

All info and contact details can be found on

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