At Scottish Adoption we focus exclusively on delivering high quality, innovative services to all affected by adoption in Scotland and further afield.
We are driven by the key principle that all children should be supported to grow up in safe, loving, caring and nurturing families and that everyone affected by adoption should be able to access a comprehensive and holistic range of adoption support services. Our services are driven by our belief in working in partnership, valuing diversity and treating individuals with respect.
We work with every aspect of the adoption triangle – adopted children, adopted families and birth families – and tailor services to meet individual need.
Parenting an adoptive child has its challenges, but as our adoptive parents will tell you, it is very rewarding.
If you live in the Local Authority area of West Lothian, Scottish Adoption has an arrangement to undertake your assessment on behalf of the local authority.
Scottish Adoption offers a range of support services for children and young people who are adopted.
At Scottish Adoption we recognise that adoption is a lifelong experience with different aspects of adoption affecting different people at different times in their lives.
We encourage all our adoptive parents to join our mailing list so we can keep in touch with you and let you know of any forthcoming events.
Scottish Adoption provide an intermediary service on behalf of birth parents and relatives wishing to let an adopted adult know they would welcome contact.
Scottish Adoption offers a counselling service to parents who are faced with an unplanned or unwanted pregnancy and who are considering adoption.