Foster Care Associates


Fostering in Scotland – Be the change in a child’s life

You can make a real difference to a young person’s life – yes, you! Do you have the time and energy to make a difference? Fostering a child is a big decision and takes high levels of commitment and patience. You will need enthusiasm, time and energy, as well as the desire to make a lasting difference by offering a young person stability and security. With guidance and support you could change a young person’s life.

Be a foster carer with Foster Care Associates Scotland

Our foster carers come from various different backgrounds, with many saying they’d thought about it for years before making the decision to join the FCA Scotland family, and that fostering is the best decision they ever made. If you’re considering it we think you should go for it! No two days are the same. It’s full on, but also very rewarding. Fill in the form and we can take you through the process of application.

Our support for you

From day one we’ll let you move at your own pace and give you as much help and advice as you need. We’ll talk you through what is expected of you and how it will impact your life. We’ll involve your family and go out of our way to put you at ease and prepare you to be strong, confident foster carers. When approved you’ll continue to receive:

  • 24/7 support
  • Ongoing training
  • A fostering team near you
  • Local support groups and events

We’re based in Glasgow but have offices all over Scotland, so wherever you are, we have highly skilled staff ready to guide you through your fostering journey.

To speak to a fostering expert, simply call us on:

0141 646 4805


  • To register your interest in fostering with us, please fill in the enquiry form below and one of our fostering advisors will get back to you within the next 24 hours.
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Foster carer stories

“We Foster Too”

Your children will have their own role in fostering, with both ups and downs.


How can we help?

Would you like some more information on fostering?

Why request our brochure?

All you need to know about fostering in one place, including:

  • What fostering is like
  • How to get started
  • How we will support you
  • Real life carer stories
  • Receive the brochure by email to read on your laptop, tablet or mobile
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