Naming Ceremonies in Nottingham

A naming ceremony tells the story of your child, their role in your family and your hopes and dreams for them. You will announce the name of your child and welcome them into your family.

Family and friends can make meaningful and personal promises and commitments to the child during your unique ceremony.

What We Offer

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A Naming Ceremony is also suited to welcome and celebrate an adopted child into your family or to embrace stepchildren into a new family. A perfect way to bond a family unit.

Naming Ceremony

From
£ 400*
  • You want to declare your promises to the child
  • You want to have adult family and friends to confirm their special relationship with the child
  • You want a unique script, poems readings or symbolic actions

*Travel over 20 miles from my home (NG15) may incur a charge. Additional cost for full rehearsal and additional speech assistance.

Frequently Asked Questions

A naming ceremony tells the story of your child(ren), their role in your family and your hopes and dreams for them. You will announce the name of your child and welcome them into your family.

Godparents/ Guideparents/ Supporting adults (sometimes Sparents or Oddparents!) can be appointed and they will be asked to make commitments during the ceremony. There are no restrictions or prerequisites that your Guideparents need to fulfil (such as confirming they have been christened).

Naming Ceremonies can take place in any location at any time.

An adoption ceremony is a celebration of a child(ren) joining a family. The process of adoption can be long and sometimes difficult. An adoption ceremony celebrates the successful end to the process and that the family are all together.

Godparents/ Guideparents/ Supporting adults (sometimes Sparents or Oddparents!) can be appointed and they will be asked to make commitments during the ceremony. There are no restrictions or prerequisites that your Guideparents need to fulfil (such as confirming they have been christened).

Naming Ceremonies can take place in any location at any time.

Yes. Changing your name for any reason can be celebrated. The ceremony can reflect on the journey taken to get to this moment and hopes for the future. You can thank family and friends who have helped you on this journey and celebrate this milestone.

Renaming Ceremonies will be personal to you and can take place in any location at any time.

Yes. This ceremony can be held for you to acknowledge your journey, marking the moment by saying to family and friends, this is me.

You can thank family and friends who have helped you on this journey and celebrate this milestone. You can announce your chosen name, reasons for the choice and share your hopes for the future.

Transgender Ceremonies will be personal to you and can take place in any location at any time.

Every ceremony will be unique, and you may require something different from me. Please contact me to discuss your vision and budget.