Making new families for children through adoption

Adoption Routes is an independent Northern Ireland adoption agency which prepares, supports and assesses couples and individuals interested in adopting a child from the care system within NI.

We work in partnership across all the NI Health and Social Care Trusts to make new families for children through adoption.

T: 028 9073 6080

Welcome to Adoption Routes

An introduction to Family Routes, the Adoption Routes parent organisation, from Lynda Wilson our Chief Executive.

‘A family life for everyone’

Family Routes is an independent charity organisation with five distinct services offering a range of support and counselling to those affected by adoption and fertility issues.


We exist to listen, understand, support and enable.

Family Routes Full building

Adoption Services at Family Routes on
Heron Road

We look forward to seeing you.

Adoption: an introduction and what to expect