We are continuing to accept enquiries from people who are interested in Fostering and/or Adoption.

We will continue to process these enquiries up to the stage of the telephone interview.

Due to the current situation relating to COVID 19 we are following the national guidance and all enquiry follow up home visits and preparation courses will be on hold until further notice.

If you have any questions or queries about your enquiry, the preparation and assessment process please email


We are the fostering and adoption  service for The Highland Council. 

We need homes for children of all ages from babies to 18 year olds and we work hard to try and keep children in their local communities and in contact with their families.

Find out more below about fostering and adoption, what skills and experience you will need  and the assessment process.