An emphasis is placed in all AFA Scotland's work on the need for a multi-disciplinary approach that enables social workers, lawyers, health professionals and educators to work effectively across professional boundaries to meet the needs of children and their carers.

AFA Scotland provides members with timely, authoritative information and advice including:
  • Scotland specific advice on legal, health and child placement dilemmas, including enquiries relating to adoption, fostering, kinship care, and cross-border/inter-country adoptions;
  • Access to research expertise through AFA Scotland's Research Associate;
  • A dedicated day every week (currently every Friday) where the AFA Scotland legal consultant is available to practitioners for advice and information.

To seek advice call 0131 322 8490 or emai us at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

AFA Scotland is registered as a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) - SC046417