About St Margaret’s

About St Margaret’s 

St Margaret’s Children and Family Care Society is a registered Charity and Voluntary Adoption Agency in Scotland. The organisation was initially founded in 1955, meaning that we have over 60 years’ experience of providing high quality services and support for children and families affected by adoption. 

History of St Margaret's

Founded in 1955, St Margaret’s is widely recognised as a sector leading agency in the UK. Our history shows how we have grown from our humble beginnings.

How we have developed

Our journey has seen us grow and develop over the years in response to the needs of our families.


Other services

Origins Service for adopted adults. Origins Service for birth parents

Thinking of having your baby adopted

News and Events

Adoption Week Scotland: 16-20 November 2020

Adoption Week Scotland: 16-20 November 2020

We have a fantastic programme of virtual events lined up for you for Adoption Week Scotland (16-20 November). Our partners, the Adoption and Fostering Alliance in Scotland (AFA) and Adoption UK in Scotland (AUK), also have a range of events you can access. The themes...



Wednesday 16th March is Big Adoption Day. We are having an OPEN DAY at our office between 10am and 4pm for anyone who wishes to come along and find out a bit more about the adoption process. There will be workers on hand to answer any questions...

Contact us

Contact Us

You can contact us by phone, writing to us or using the form below to send us a message.

26 Newton Place,
Glasgow, G3 7PY. 

0141 332 8371

As required by law and in line with The Duty Of Candour Procedure (Scotland) Regulations 2018, St Margaret’s Children and family Care Society operates a duty of candour policy.