Scotland

Come to an event

Find out more about the adoption or fostering process from agencies in your area, and about the children who need new homes.

Edinburgh 4th March
Glasgow 6th March
Dunfermline 8th March

Join New Family Social

Wherever you are, New Family Social allows you to hear the stories of hundreds of other LGBT families and families-to-be on their adoption and fostering journeys. You can ask advice, find others near you, and come along to our social events across the UK. Join NFS now

Talk to your local agencies

Once you feel ready, choose some agencies in your area to call for an initial talk. The adoption and fostering agencies below welcome enquiries irrespective of sexuality or gender identity, and also provide free membership of New Family Social.

  • Dundee City Council
  • Scottish Adoption
  • Edinburgh Council
  • St Andrew's Children's Society
  • Stirling Council
  • Barnardo's Scotland Fostering (Aberdeen)
  • Barnardos Scotland Fostering (Dundee)
  • Barnardo's Scotland Fostering (Edinburgh)
  • National Fostering Agency Stirling Office
  • Barnardo's Scotland Fostering (Glasgow)
  • Fostering Relations