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?
You might be considering a move from your agency or local authority, and at FCA Scotland we understand that it isn’t a decision to be taken lightly.
We offer generous and competitive fostering allowances and payments together with unrivaled levels of support and training.
Find your local team
Your local Foster Care Associates Scotland office 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 children and young people in your care.
Find your local office by selecting your region below
Great rewards and benefits for foster carers
“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.
Foster children have brought more life to my home
February 4 2021
One of our foster carers shares with us her fostering experience with FCA Scotland.
Shagufta's fostering story
December 8 2020
Foster carer Shagufta, 53, based in Edinburgh, shares her fostering journey over the past eight years.
November 24 2020
Watching young people achieve things that others take for granted makes this whole process worthwhile.