We will keep you up to date with all the latest news relating to adoption, foster care and all other pieces of information useful to you as an adopter, foster carer or if you were adopted or in foster care yourself. If you read or see a piece of news that you think would interest us, please forward it to us.

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St Andrew’s Children’s Society Summer 2020 Newsletter

In this issue of St Andrew's Society's newsletter you'll discover how we have been adjusting to the new normal with a bit of help from ZOOM, we look forward to this year's virtual Kilt Walk in September - and so much more ...
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Duty of Candour Report 2018-2019

St Andrew’s Children’s Society Duty of Candour Report 2018/2019   How many incidents happened to which the duty of candour applies? In the last year (1st April 2018 to 31st March 2019), there have been no incidents to which the duty of candour applied. Information about our policies and procedures In the event of an incident occurring that triggers a duty of candour, our staff would report this to the Service Manager, who has responsibility for ensuring that the duty of candour procedure is followed. Where required, the Care Inspectorate will be notified. When an incident has occurred, we will ...
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St Andrew’s Children’s Society Winter 2019 Newsletter

In this issue of St Andrew's Society's newsletter you'll discover why you should adopt, all about the exceptional support we offer our families, how we got on during Foster Care Fortnight 2019 and so much more ...
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Spring 2019 Newsletter

Foster Care Fortnight runs from 13th - 26th May 2019 and we have dedicated this newsletter to all our amazing foster carers and the wonderful children they foster. Thank you for everything you do ...
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Annual Review 2017/2018

Report from Maureen McEvoy, Chair of the Board of Trustees and Stephen Small, the Director ...
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Winter 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to the Winter 2018 edition of the St Andrew’s Children’s Society newsletter, Reflections19. In the News, we review the Sensory Integration Workshop and Relaxkids project – with feedback from both. Maureen McEvoy, our retiring Chair, casts her mind on 50 years as an adopter. One of our adopted children writes about meeting his birthparent. Our fundraising section focuses on walking the Edinburgh Kiltwalk 2018 ...
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Summer Newsletter 2018

Welcome to the Summer 2018 edition of the St Andrew’s Children’s Society newsletter, Reflections 18 . sacs_newsletter May 2018 In this issue, we are highlighting the Edinburgh Kiltwalk which is happening on Sunday 16th September. Join Society staff, choose one of the walks, ask friends and family to sponsor you and help raise funds for us. Jill Watson, one of our intrepid Senior Practitioners has cycled around Loch Ness and has raised over £480 for us. Happy 5th anniversary to our Aberdeen office. Following a review of two years work in developing Concurrent Care, we are now ready to launch ...
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LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week

LGBT Events ...
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Safer Internet Day 2018

St Andrew's Children's Society is proud to be participating in Safer Internet Day 2018 which will take place on Tuesday 6th February with the theme “Create, Connect and Share Respect: a better internet starts with you.” Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre the celebration sees hundreds of schools and organisations join together to raise awareness of online safety issues and run events and activities right across the UK. SACS will be running two interactive, fun safer Internet workshops for Parents, Staff and Carers on Tuesday 6th February at St Andrew's Children's Society, 7 Johns Place Edinburgh, 10.30am - 12.30pm and 6.00pm - ...
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