The latest figures show that the numbers of adopters coming forward for approval is falling. Foster carers can't always take sibling groups of 2 let alone more. This article encourages adopters to come forward to at least consider whether they could take on any of these groups.
When there aren’t enough adopters coming forward who will consider brothers and sisters, there is a real risk that they will be separated. After Adoption, a voluntary adoption agency working across England and Wales, has a dedicated family finding team, Families that Last, to help match parents with children. Of the children they are specifically family finding for, over 70% are in siblings groups.