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.
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 ...Read More
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 ...Read More
Report from Maureen McEvoy, Chair of the Board of Trustees and Stephen Small, the Director ...Read More
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 ...Read More
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 ...Read More
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 - ...Read More
Interested in Adoption or Fostering? We still have spaces available for our Edinburgh Preparation Group starting on 26th January. Get in touch with our Duty Social Worker on 0131 454 3370 for more information ...Read More