About Us

Created by adoptive parents and foster carers, Bright Futures offers adoptive parents suggestions for positive solutions; empathic, practical advice and support, a responsive and practical presence in times of crisis, information sharing and networking so that you are better able to face the challenges of adoptive parenting.

Getting together and creating a sense of community, boosting confidence and re-discovering and maintaining a sense of identity, we aim to empower adoptive parents to successfully support their adopted children.

Our Mission

  • To provide information, support and training for adoptive families in Sussex so that they can enable their children to face a Bright Future.

Our Values

Bright Futures anticipates adoptive parents will experience:

  • Confidentiality
  • A way forward
  • Positivity and laughter
  • Relief that they are not alone
  • A sense of perspective
  • Empathic and authentic understanding

Bright Futures envisages adoptive parents will offer their peers:

  • Confidentiality
  • Perspective
  • Honesty
  • Empathy
  • Authentic understanding


To give all families access to the support and resources they need to enjoy family life please support Bright Futures by donating here. All proceeds go directly to the charity and funding support for adoptive families.