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Govt publishes adoption map

A map showing the parts of England where most children are in need of parents has been published by the government as part of a drive to cut adoption waits.

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Families minister: Tools will provide 'more support'

We know many potential adopters out there can provide children with loving, stable homes but simply don't know where to start.

These new tools will give many more people support in taking the first steps to adopting a child and giving them the chance to succeed in life.

– Edward Timpson, Children and families minister

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