New to fostering?
Fostering is an amazing and rewarding journey that can turn a child's life around. It could even change yours too.
Looking to transfer?
At FCA Scotland, we understand changing foster care agencies is a big decision, but we're here to support you and ensure you make the right choice for you.
Caring for a child or young person deserves to be rewarded, so we offer generous and competitive fostering allowances, together with unrivaled levels of support and training.
Thinking of Fostering in Scotland?
Find your local fostering agency in Scotland, that can give you the support you need, exactly when you need it. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
We’re there for you, so you can be there for the foster child or young person in your care.
Find your local office by selecting your region below
Our commitment to 'The Promise' for Scotland's children and young people.
"At FCA Scotland we have a longstanding commitment to providing loving, caring and supportive foster homes to children and young people through their childhood and into their adult lives. We are committed to Keeping the Promise and to promoting the system change required to improve outcomes for looked after children". Amanda Lindsay, Registered Manager
Great rewards and benefits for foster carers
“I want them to grow into who they want to be not who I tell them to be”
August 15 2022
Foster carer Sue Casson from Glasgow shares her fostering journey over the past eighteen years.
"We both made the decision to take up fostering, and we haven't looked back since!”
October 27 2021
Foster Carers Alana and Sarah based in Glasgow, share their inspiring foster story so far.
"We’ve just celebrated 10 years with FCA Scotland and we’ve loved every single moment."
October 21 2021
We sit down with foster carer couple Anne and Chris to find out more about their story, including how many children they’ve fostered and their favourite memory in the last 10 years of fostering with FCA Scotland.
“It is not a job or career; it is a way of life. It is not for everybody but if you dip your toes in and you like it, run with it”
October 13 2021
Foster carers, Elaine and Iain share their fostering journey over the past 14 years.
“It has its ups and downs but the whole fostering experience has been life changing”
August 23 2021
After four years fostering, Gail Martin, a foster carer at FCA Scotland sits down to share her experience and advice over the years.