A Dundee fostering agency is calling on foster carers to provide homes for children coming into care this year.
People from the LGBT community have been urged to consider fostering and adopting.
Foster carers have joined the “proud to foster” campaign.
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At the age of 14, Shavanna Mullins made a phone call which changed her life.
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“Even if they left my care tomorrow, I would know I had made a difference to their lives.”
A Broughty Ferry couple who have looked after 175 foster babies since 1971 said they “like to think they helped people”.