Self-Care September: Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing
September 17 2021
Over the last few weeks, our team have been delivering a number of relaxation techniques virtually to our young people to support their emotional development and mental resilience.
1000 Voices Raven Creators
February 28 2021
1000 Voices makes sure young people's views and opinions are captured through fun activities which is then used to shape how care in Scotland will look in the future.
February 26 2021
Here at FCA Scotland we are dedicated to #KeepThePromise in-line with Scotland’s commitment to ensuring children and young people grow up loved, safe and respected.
Our Response to COVID-19
November 24 2020
We are continuing to recruit foster carers, as the needs of children and young people remains our priority.
FCA Scotland attend the More Than My Trauma Conference
November 10 2020
As part of our staff development our therapist recently attended the More Than My Trauma Conference
"We both made the decision to take up fostering, and we haven't looked back since!”
October 27 2021
Foster Carers Alana, 37, and Sarah, 36, 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.
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.
#WithYou…help keep siblings together
September 20 2021
Since 2018, a growing number of siblings have come into foster care, and for children whose lives are turned upside down, staying with their brother or sister can be vital.
Meet Kathryn, our Referrals Officer at FCA Scotland
May 19 2021
Our Referrals Officer Kathryn shares an insight into her role at FCA Scotland and how the matching process works for approved foster carers.
Foster Care Fortnight 2021 #WhyWeCare
May 19 2021
During Foster Care Fortnight 2021, our staff and foster carers have been sharing their reasons #WhyWeCare to showcase how foster care can transform the lives of children and young people.
Training at FCA Scotland
February 16 2021
At FCA Scotland we believe training and progression is a vital part of every foster carer’s journey.
Is fostering right for you?
February 4 2021
Mary and her husband have been fostering with us for over 12 years. Here they share their story and what they think it takes to become a good foster carer.
Guides and Downloads
Download our free complete fostering 101 beginner’s guide to fostering where you’ll discover more about the reasons why children come into care and how you can help and be supported with FCA Scotland.
Get a deeper insight and advice into understanding complex trauma in children. Download our free guide and gain insights into trauma and the different types.