A council that sends children to foster care hundreds of miles away has apologised after giving incorrect information to an MSP.
Children from the Highlands in foster care are being placed up to 500 miles (805km) away from their birthplace, an investigation has found.
After having five children of their own, Ronda and Roderick Cameron are no strangers to raising youngsters.
A quarter of children up for adoption in Scotland at the end of 2017 had to wait more than a year to be placed with families, according to the Care Inspectorate.
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”.