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Aug 14 2023 12:00PM
Meet foster carers Susan and Brian
Foster carer Susan urges anyone who wants to take up fostering but hasn’t taken the plunge yet to “just do it".
Oct 26 2022 12:00PM
“It’s lovely to see the difference from when they first came to you, to the confident young people they are growing into.”
Foster carer Linda from North Lanarkshire shares her fostering highlights over the past 18 years, and the support she’s had with FCA Scotland.
Oct 24 2022 12:00PM
“It will have its challenges, but it is the most rewarding job you’ll ever do in your life.”
Meet Denise, a foster carer from Fife who left a career in education to dedicate the last 13 years to providing looked-after children with a happy, caring, and loving home.
Oct 21 2022 12:00PM
“It’s brilliant to know that you are not alone, there are other people there to help you in this journey that you are on with the children.”
Meet foster carers, Elaine and Iain from North Lanarkshire, who talk about the importance of using FCA Scotland’s wrap-around team of support.
Oct 19 2022 12:00PM
“FCA Scotland has always been very family orientated, there is always someone at the end of the phone”
Meet Angela, a long-term foster carer who shares her fostering journey, and why she’s fostered with FCA Scotland for over 10 years.
Aug 15 2022 12:00PM
“I want them to grow into who they want to be not who I tell them to be”
Foster carer Sue from Glasgow shares her fostering journey over the past eighteen years.
Oct 27 2021 12:00PM
"We both made the decision to take up fostering, and we haven't looked back since!”
Foster Carers Alana and Sarah based in Glasgow, share their inspiring foster story so far.
Oct 13 2021 12:00PM
“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”
Foster carers, Elaine and Iain share their fostering journey over the past 14 years.
Feb 4 2021 13:05PM
Foster children have brought more life to my home
One of our foster carers shares with us her fostering experience with FCA Scotland.
Dec 8 2020 13:05PM
Shagufta's fostering story
Foster carer Shagufta, 53, based in Edinburgh, shares her fostering journey over the past eight years.
Nov 24 2020 17:00PM
Watching young people achieve things that others take for granted makes this whole process worthwhile.
Nov 12 2020 17:00PM
Foster carer gave a Vietnamese boy a new life in Glasgow
Meet our foster carer who gave a Vietnamese boy a new life in Glasgow
Nov 12 2020 17:00PM
A day in the life of a foster carer…
Being a foster carer means no two days are the same