Adopters Fiona and Neil were invited by the One Show to talk about their experiences when adopting their 3 children.
Fiona talks openly and candidly about what she describes as ‘Post Adoption Depression’ and how she and Neil overcame this with the support of the adoption team at Caritas Care.
Fiona and Neil wrote their story as part of our Dear Adopter series of letters to prospective adopters, which encouraged adopters to talk about their thoughts, experiences and emotions openly and honestly to help others wishing to adopt. The stories are written in the adopters own words and from the heart.
You can read Fiona and Neil’s letter here
Fiona and Neil’s story caught the attention of the team at the One Show and they wanted to help people who have had similar experiences to understand that support was available and not to be discouraged from adopting. So, they asked the couple if they would be willing to share their story with the shows audience…