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Adoption: contacts

Published: 27 Jul 2011
List of Scottish Government and local authority points of contact for queries regarding adoption.
Published:
27 Jul 2011
Adoption: contacts

Scottish Government

Intercountry Adoption Team
Scottish Government
Area 2A North
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh
EH6 6QQ

Tel: 0131 244 0722

Email: intercountryadoption@gov.scot

Local authorities

Aberdeen City Council

Adoption and Fostering Service
Business Hub 2
Lower Ground North
Marischal College
Broad Street
Aberdeen
AB10 1AB

Tel: 0122 426 4242

Email: adoptfost@aberdeencity.gov.uk

Aberdeenshire Council

Aberdeenshire Council
93 High Street
Inverurie
AB51 3AB

Tel: 0146 762 6489

Email: adoption@aberdeenshire.gov.uk

Angus Council

Angus Council Social Work Department
Department Academy Lane
Arbroath
Angus
DD11 1EJ

Email: fosteringandadoption@angus.gov.uk

Argyll Bute Council

Argyll and Bute Council
Kilmory
Lochgilphead
Argyll
PA31 8RT

Tel: 0154 660 5517

Email: fpduty@argyll-bute.gov.uk

City of Edinburgh Council

Family Based Care Recruitment Team
Westfield House
5 Kirk Loan
Edinburgh
EH12 7HD

Tel: 0800 174 833

Email: adoptchildren@edinburgh.gov.uk

Clackmannanshire Council

Child Care, Fostering and Adoption Team
Kilncraigs
Greenside Street
Alloa
FK10 1EB

Tel: 0125 922 5000

Email: fosteradopt@clacks.gov.uk

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

Fostering and Adoption Team Leader
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Sandwick Road
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
HS1 2BW

Tel: 0185 182 2748

Email: centraladmin.sr@cne-siar.gov.uk

Dumfries and Galloway Council

Fostering and Adoption Team
122-124 Irish Street
Dumfries
DG1 2AW

Tel: 0138 727 3600

Email: FosteringAdoptionKinship@dumgal.gov.uk

Dundee City Council

Family Placement Team
Childrens Services
Dundee City Council Social Work Department
Dudhope Park
Dundee
DD3 6HF

Tel: 0138 243 6060

Email: adoptionfostering@dundeecity.gsx.gov.uk

East Ayrshire Council

Social Services Headquarters
9 Balmoral Road
Kilmarnock
East Ayrshire
KA3 1HL

Tel: 0800 434 6633

Email: fosteringandadoption@east-ayrshire.gov.uk

East Dunbartonshire Council

East Dunbartonshire Council
Top Floor William Patrick Library
2/4 West High Street
Kirkintilloch
G66 1AD

Tel: 0141 775 3003

Email: CPPT.socialwork@eastdunbarton.gov.uk

East Lothian Council

The Family Placement Team
Children's Services
East Lothian Council
Randall House
Macmerry Business Park
Macmerry
EH33 1RW

Tel: 0162 082 7643

Email: communityresources@eastlothian.gov.uk

East Renfrewshire Council

Fostering and Adoption
Lygates House
224 Ayr Road
Newton Mearns
East Renfrewshire
G77 6FR

Tel: 0141 577 3367

Email: adoptionfostering@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk

Falkirk Council

Fostering and Adoption Team
Grangemouth Social Work office
Oxgang Road
Grangemouth
FK3 9EF

Tel: 0132 450 8656

Email: fosteringandadoptionteam@falkirk.gov.uk

Fife Council

Family Placement Team
Fife Council
Fife House
North Street
Glenrothes
KY7 5LT

Tel: 0345 155 5555 (ex: 471074)

Enquiry form

Glasgow City Council

Families for Children
136 Stanley Street
Glasgow
G41 1JH

Tel: 0345 276 5555

Email: families.children@sw.glasgow.gov.uk

Highland Council

Adoption and Fostering
Highland Council
Kinmylies Building
Leachkin Road
Inverness
IV3 8NN

Tel: 0146 370 3431

Email: fostering@highland.gov.uk

Inverclyde Council

Adoption Team
Hector McNeil House
7-8 Clyde Square
Greenock
PA15 1NB

Tel: 0147 571 5365

Email: InverclydeHSPC.communications@ggc.scot.nhs.uk

Moray Council

Fostering and Adoption Team
Rose Cottage
PO Box 6770
Elgin
IV30 9BX

Tel: 0134 356 3568

Email: foster.adopt@moray.gov.uk

Midlothian Council

Family Placement Team
Lawfield Primary School
26 Lawfield Road
Dalkeith
Midlothian
EH22 5BB

Tel: 0131 270 5678

Email: family.placement@midlothian.gov.uk

North Lanarkshire Council

Fostering and Adoption, Housing and Social Work Services
Children's Carers' Centre
7 Mitchell Street
Airdire
ML6 0AB

Tel: 0800 073 1566

Email: adoptionfamilyplacement@nortlan.gov.uk

North Ayrshire Council

Family Placement Team
Social Services
North Ayrshire Council
47 West Road
Irvine
Ayrshire
KA12 8RE

Tel: 0129 431 1505

Email: contactus@north-ayrshire.gov.uk

Orkney Islands Council

Children's Services
Health and Care
School Place
Kirkwall
KW15 1NY

Tel: 0185 687 3535 Ext. 2676

Email: customerservice@orkney.gov.uk

Perth & Kinross Council

Permanence Team
Colonsay Resourch Centre
Perth
PH1 3TU

Tel: 0173 878 3450

Email: ecsfosteringandadoption@pkc.gov.uk

Renfrewshire Council

Renfrewshire Fostering and Adoption Services
Paisley Office
Abbey House
8 Seedhill Road
Paisley
PA1 1JT

Tel: 0300 300 1199

Email: childrenandfamilies.sw@renfrewshire.gcsx.gov.uk

Scottish Borders Council

Integrated Children's Services Resources Team
Adoption, Fostering and Family Placement
Paton Street
Galashiels
TD1 3DL

Tel: 0189 666 2799

Email: sw.fpt@scotborders.gov.uk

Shetland Islands Council

Shetland Islands Council
8 North Ness Business Park
Lerwick
ZE1 0LZ

Tel: 0159 574 4400

Email: fosteringandadoptionteam@shetland.gov.uk

South Ayrshire Council

Social Work Department
Fostering and Adoption Team
Whitletts Area Centre
181 Whitletts Road
Ayr
KA8 0JQ

Email: fostering@south-ayrshire.gov.uk

South Lanarkshire Council

Fostering and Adoption Team
South Lanarkshire Council
1 Leechlee Road
Brandon Gate
Hamilton
ML3 0XB

Tel: 0169 845 5492

Email: swfamilyplacementteamallusers@southlanarkshire.gov.uk

Stirling Council

Stirling Council Children's Services
Drummond House
Wellgreen Place
Stirling
FK8 2EG

Tel: 0786 404 040

Email: info@stirling.gov.uk

West Dunbartonshire Council

The Adoption and Fostering Team
West Dunbartonshire Council
Childcare Section
1st Floor
Bridge Street
Dumbarton
G82 1NT

Email: fostering@west-dunbarton.gov.uk

West Lothian Council

The Family Placement Team
West Lothain Council
189A West Main Street
Broxburn
EH52 5LH

Tel: 0150 677 5677

Email: fostercare@westlothian.gov.uk

Contact

Email: ceu@gov.scot – Central Enquiry Unit

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG