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Adoption information evenings


Our information evenings are a great way to find out about adopting a child and the process involved. You can also meet some of the Gateshead Team and hear what it is like to adopt from one of our adoptive parents.

2017 dates

  • Thursday 3 August (Bewicks - Gateshead Civic Centre)
  • Thursday 19 October (Bewicks - Gateshead Civic Centre)
  • Thursday 30 November (Bewicks - Gateshead Civic Centre)


Gateshead Civic Centre
Regent Street

(Free parking after 5pm in the Civic Centre car park)

The sessions start at 5.30pm and last around one and a half hours, depending upon the number of people attending.

Please book a place, using the details below, or simply turn up on the day.

You can also find out more by completing the online adoption initial enquiry form or contact us via telephone or email.

Start your journey with Gateshead Council. We look forward to meeting you.

Contact us

Adoption Team
Gateshead Council
Civic Centre
Regent Street

Phone 0191 4336388
Fax 0191 4336396