Scottish Adoption and Fostering Formally Launches as Scotland’s Newest Foster Care Provider

Scottish Adoption and Fostering Formally Launches as Scotland’s Newest Foster Care Provider

We are excited to officially launch our fostering services on January 31, 2024

Scottish Adoption and Fostering is proud to announce the formal launch of its Foster Care Services on January 31, 2024, marking a significant milestone in the organization’s commitment to providing exceptional care for children in need.

Scotland’s Newest Fostering Service Provider: As Scottish Adoption and Fostering unveils its Foster Care Services, the organisation looks to assert itself as an exciting fostering service provider. Committed to excellence, children’s advocacy, and with a personalised approach, they hope to redefine the foster care experience for both children and caregivers.

Sue Brunton, Chief Executive of Scottish Adoption and Fostering says: “Becoming a foster carer is life changing both for the carers and for the children they look after. Building on 100 years of excellence in adoption services Scottish Adoption and Fostering want to play a part in addressing the desperate shortage of foster carers in the central belt of Scotland.”

Key Features of Scottish Adoption and Fostering’s Foster Care Services:

  • Comprehensive support: an allocated supervising social worker, a qualified and experienced voice at the end of the phone 24/7 and access to our Therapy Centre where Scottish Adoption and Fostering’s team of dedicated professionals is committed to providing unparalleled support to foster families
  • Learning and development: Scottish Adoption and Fostering will make sure our foster carers have access to the right training at the right time to develop the skills and knowledge to care for children and young people who cant live with their families
  • Join a friendly network of supportive peers and make a positive impact on the lives of children.

Formal Launch Event Details: The official launch of Scottish Adoption and Fostering’s Foster Care Services will take place on January 31, 2024. Members of the fostering team will be at the Gyle Shopping Centre, Edinburgh, hosting a drop-in session for anyone who might like more information about becoming a foster carer. More information can be found on the Scottish Adoption and Fostering website.

Can’t make it along to the Gyle then just email your name and phone number to and someone will be in touch

For media inquiries, please contact:

Tina Clark, Marketing and Communications Officer, Scottish Adoption and Fostering,

About Scottish Adoption and Fostering: Scottish Adoption and Fostering, renowned for its 100 years of adoption experience, is thrilled to extend its services with the introduction of Foster Care Services. With a strong track record of advocating for children and families, the organization is poised to become a key player in the fostering landscape.