Ofsted Registered Adoption Support Agency

Joanna North Adoption is an Ofsted Outstanding Provider. Our latest inspection was completed in March 2022. Here you can view and download the Ofsted Report:

“The quality of the individualised support provided by the agency is excellent. The agency provides high-quality, effective therapy. It offers creative and innovative therapeutic interventions to adopted children and their families. As a result, children make significant progress, family relationships are strengthened and adoption breakdowns have been prevented.”

Ofsted, March 2022


Our Ofsted Registration for Joanna North Adoption was completed in January 2021.

Our initial registration is under 2617067 with Ofsted.

This means that we comply with minimum standards under the Care Standards Act 2002.


Here you can view and download the Statement of Purpose for our organisation, our Customer Complaints Procedure, our Certificate of Registration with Ofsted our Safeguarding Policy and Joanna North’s CV:

adopted child hugs new mum on beach

“Our Adoption would have failed if we had not had the ongoing support of Joanna North.”

Comment from an Adoptive Parent

Adoption Psychologist - Joanna North Associates