The Problem

Right now in Scotland, there are over 11,000 children looked after away from home, and the outcomes for these children are bleak. Life circumstances push them into the margins of our society, where they are forgotten and eventually blamed as they struggle to adjust.

But many of the family situations that force children into care are preventable. When families are isolated, struggling financially, or battling mental or other health issues, a small crisis can quickly spiral into a catastrophe, and families who want to stay together are separated.

With Safe Families for Children, You can be part of The Solution.