We hope to include events that might be of interest to you. If you are aware of an event that might be of interest to our families (and potential families), then let your own or our duty social worker know and we will include it here. Let us know: Event name, date time & place, costs involved, booking information and contact details.

We will endeavour to keep forthcoming events as up-to-date as possible. Everything happening at or from our Edinburgh and Aberdeen offices will be included, but if you want an appropriate event advertised, please let us know. Email info@standrews-children.org.uk

Jun
17
Wed
Virtual Adoption Information Evening @ Zoom
Jun 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Virtual Adoption Information Evening @ Zoom

HAVE YOU BEEN THINKING ABOUT ADOPTING? 
Join us for our Virtual Adoption Information Evening on Wed, 17 June from 6.30pm to 8pm.

You can sign up here:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/virtual-adoption-information-evening-st-andrews-childrens-society-tickets-106760431324

Two of our highly trained and experienced Senior Practitioners will tell you about the different stages of the adoption process and they will be able to answer all your questions.

We will also have one of our amazing adopters joining us at the event who will be able to tell you about their experiences of adopting a child and answer your questions.

Whatever stage you are at in your adoption journey, be it just starting to think about adoption or really sure that you want to adopt, join us to find out what it’s like to adopt a child and how to take that next, important step.

Please note that we welcome enquiries to adopt from all members of the community including single people and people from the LGBTQ+ community.

How to Book a Ticket
You can book a ticket on Eventbrite and you will then be sent the Zoom joining instructions in the Eventbrite Order Confirmation.

Don’t worry if you haven’t used Zoom before, it’s incredibly easy and we can guide you through it if you have any problems.

How to Find Out More
If you would like to speak to someone before the event please call 0131 454 3370 / 01224 878 158 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker. You can also send an email and we’ll get back to you: info@standrews-children.org.uk.

Hope you can join us.

Aug
18
Tue
Adoption Information Drop-In Event Aberdeen @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Adoption Information Drop-In Event Aberdeen @ St Andrew's Children's Society

Have you been thinking about adopting a child? St Andrew’s Children’s Society in Aberdeen are holding an Adoption Information Drop-In Event in their premises at West Lodge, Greenwell Road, Aberdeen AB12 3AX on Tuesday, 18 August from 2pm to 6pm and we’d love it if you could come along to speak to us.

We’ll answer any questions you might have about adopting and tell you about the adoption process, what it’s really like to adopt a child and the excellent support available to all our adoptive parents.

We’ll also give you lots of useful information about adoption to take away with you which you can read to find out more about what your adoption journey might be like.

Don’t worry if you’re still at the very early stages of thinking about adopting, still just come along. That way if you do decide to take the next step you’ll know what’s ahead of you.

Please call 01224 878 158 or email info@standrews-children.org.uk if you’d like to join us. It’s also fine to just turn up on the day.

Really hope to see you then.

Sep
7
Mon
Single Adopters Group @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Single Adopters Group @ St Andrew's Children's Society

The Single Adopters Group are meeting again at St Andrew’s Children’s Society in Edinburgh on Monday, 7th September from 10am -11.30pm.

All single adopters are welcome to come along for a catch up/check in and refreshment.

Please get in touch if you would like to join us by calling 0131 454 3370 or emailing info@standrews-children.org.uk. Thank you.

Nov
30
Mon
Single Adopters Group @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Single Adopters Group @ St Andrew's Children's Society

The Single Adopters Group are meeting again at St Andrew’s Children’s Society in Edinburgh on Monday, 30th November from 10am -11.30pm.

All single adopters are welcome to come along for a catch up/check in and refreshment.

Please get in touch if you would like to join us by calling 0131 454 3370 or emailing info@standrews-children.org.uk. Thank you.