PR & Media links

At St Andrew’s Children’s Society we work hard at raising awareness about adoption and fostering, dispelling myths and encouraging members of the LGBT+ community to think about adopting or fostering.

Here is just some of the media coverage we have received in recent years.

Please note that all media enquiries should be addressed to Tara Macgregor, our Head of Marketing on 0131 454 3370.


Patrick and Paul, who adopted four young siblings at the same time so that they would not be separated, talk to Forth 1 about the importance of keeping siblings together. Starts 1:20.

The report on the security of information held by The National Records of Scotland starts at 07:30 and the section filmed at St Andrew's Children's Society in Edinburgh with Stephen Small, the CEO of the charity, starts at 09:35.

Stephen Small, the CEO of St Andrew's Children's Society talks to Maria Rodrigues from Premier, the Christian radio station, following The National Records of Scotland data breach.

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Adoption drive at LGBT nightspots

Edinburgh Evening News

We had a very positive experience leading up to the adoption of both our children. Nothing can prepare you for the full change, but I knew I had the connections with St Andrew’s Children’s Society as and when I needed it.