Every Child's Story Needs A Beginning

Words can be hard, we're here to help

Whether through adoption or donor conception our experienced social workers will write a customized poem for you to explain your child’s unique beginnings.
The love for your child then helps to fund poems for children involved in the care/welfare system.

Start yours today from £47.99 or view an example

Your Poem In 3 Easy Steps...

Step 1 - A Little About You
Each family is unique, Tell us a little about how yours came to be
Step 2 - A Lot About Them
Use our prompts to tell us their beginnings
Step 3 - Share Your Story
Include your favourite memories. Be it the name of their cuddly, the songs you sing, or your adventures. We will be sure to include it
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Donated Poems
Kelly F
Kelly FMother of adoptive & biological brothers
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Oh my goodness Kim, this has brought me to tears. It's absolutely beautiful. How am I going to read them to the boys without crying?
Caroline and Lynn
Caroline and LynnAdoptive
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We used this book to build up to the meeting of birth siblings. It's a beautiful way to honour our child's past.
JenDonor Conceived
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Jess reads her book out loud to herself and her brother. We will treasure your words for a lifetime.

Frequently Asked Questions

Currently it is myself and my wife who write your poem. We have over 22 years of experience in social work, having worked in fostering, adoption and as children’s counsellors. Any poem can be made into a book. It requires photos to be uploaded by you. Visit the store for more information.

Well done you! If they are children who have shared beginnings such as birth siblings please put both names in the prompt questions. You will receive 1 poem for both children.

You are in control of the information you want to provide and share. It is what you consider relevant information you want your child to know about their unique beginnings. You know your child best and we have the skills and experience to develop an age appropriate poem for you. Even if there are hard bits we will find a gentle way to share. Our bespoke poems all begin in the present, move to the past and end with the promise of love and the future you have given them.

Our custom poems start at £47.99. If you need your poem faster we offer a rush delivery service for an additional fee. Please see our shop.

If you receive the 1st draft of your poem and would like to make some changes , our worry-free guarantee has your back. For no extra cost, you can make 4 whole line revisions, plus an unlimited number of misspelling or mispronunciation fixes. You also have the option to add notes, so we completely understand any changes you might need.