BECAUSE WE CARE
Whether you want to understand more about how you're feeling, get information about foster care or find out what support is available to you, our hub can help.
With 20 years of making a difference to the lives of children and young people in care, we believe that everyone has a voice, and we’re committed to listening.
FCAS Scotland is an established fostering agency which forms part of the Polaris Community - one of the UK’s largest leading communities of children’s service providers.
Over the years, FCA Scotland has built a strong reputation for excellence, and now offers a wide range of services to children and families. Our purpose has remained the same throughout the years; ‘to make a positive and lasting difference for children, families and communities' and it’s underpinned by a series of values designed to help us assist children and young people to reach their full potential.
Our Advice Hub provides information, support and guidance. With loads of practical tips and advice on topics, you care about.
Our handy handbooks are designed with you in mind, full of helpful information for both you and your foster family.
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If you have any ideas for activities, want to share something you are unhappy about, or just fancy a chat, get in touch with us.
If you're looking for contact details or are not sure whom you need to talk to then our handy contact sheet is a great place to start!
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Language that Cares
February 20 2023
At FCA Scotland we have launched our Language that Cares Charter in consultation with children and young people to help ensure that we all use language which is more positive and more importantly, sanctioned by our children and young people.
The Promise - What it Means For You
February 1 2023
This blog will give our young people some information about FCA Scotland and our commitment to The Promise, and what it means for you.
Why is eating a balanced diet important?
December 8 2022
Some foods are better for you than others. A lot of food is tasty but eating too much of it probably won’t make you feel very good. Why is it important to eat a balanced diet? Let’s find out.
Should I tell people I’m in foster care?
December 6 2022
Going into foster care is bound to spark some big emotions. You might feel anger, sadness, grief, confusion, anxiety, embarrassment, and general defiance. This post will help you work through some of the bigger feelings in this area.
What to Do if You're Being Bullied
December 1 2022
Bullying can come in a lot of different forms. It is something a lot of people experience at some point in their lives, but it is never something you should have to put up with. Nobody deserves to be put down, made to feel unsafe, or physically hurt by bullies.
Let us help find your next job
December 8 2022
If you are thinking about getting a job, then here is some advice about where to look, how to apply, and what to expect from interviews
Life Skills You Need to Be Independent
December 3 2022
With the right life skills, you will be less stressed and find it easier to live independently. Here are eight life skills you need to be independent.
8 Top Tips for Staying Safe Online
December 12 2022
Whether you use the internet a lot for schoolwork or like to go online to do fun things and find out new information, knowing how to keep yourself safe when using the internet is an important skill to have.