News & Events

Davie’s delight as appeal to find family photos is a success

  • Published on 12th February 2018
A Fife man who was taken into care as a baby is celebrating after seeing photos of his beloved mum for the first time. Davie Garrity, 69, from Glenrothes, launched a public appeal for help in his bid to see pictures of the mother he never saw again after entering the care system at the […]
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Latest Future Pathways Quarterly Report (July to Sept 17) now available

  • Published on 22nd January 2018
The latest quarterly report from Future Pathways is now available to download from our website. The report covers the period July to September 2017, and provides a summary of key activity during the three months, and the impact that has had on encouraging registrations from people who have experienced abuse or neglect in a care setting. It […]
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Help Davie in his search to find a photo of his mum this Christmas

  • Published on 20th December 2017
Davie Garrity is appealing for help from the public this Christmas. Put into care as a baby, he never got the chance to meet his mum. He is hoping to find someone who knew her so that at last he can see a photo of her. Davie (69), was taken into care at 14 months […]
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Survivor shares her story in a bid to help others

  • Published on 20th December 2017
Joyce Fox, one of our survivors, has shared her story about her journey with Future Pathways in the Dundee Courier. Read all about it here – https://www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/news/local/angus-mearns/563708/angus-abuse-survivor-shares-story-save-others/
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CELCIS call for survivors’ views on possible financial redress scheme

  • Published on 20th October 2017
CELCIS is encouraging adult survivors of historic abuse in care to share their views on a possible financial redress scheme by taking part in their newly launched consultation. The questionnaire was designed in collaboration with survivor representatives – it’s been developed with survivors, for survivors. These responses, alongside further research, and views from other interested and […]
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Another chance to share your art or writing as part of ‘My Journey’

  • Published on 17th October 2017
In July we launched ‘My Journey’, an invitation for anyone affected by in-care abuse or neglect to share their art or writing with us as a way to mark the first anniversary of Future Pathways. We were overwhelmed by the response and the powerful works people shared – you can view an online gallery of the works submitted here. […]
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Applications open to join Future Pathways Advisory Group

  • Published on 17th October 2017
Over the past few months, Future Pathways has been working with people who are registered with the support fund to establish an Advisory Group. The group plays an important role in advising the management and leadership of Future Pathways on how the support fund can continue to improve, and makes sure people accessing support can […]
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Future Pathways joins forces with Police Scotland to reach out to in care survivors in criminal justice system

  • Published on 29th September 2017
An innovative new initiative, aimed to reaching out to survivors of in care abuse or neglect caught up in the criminal justice system, has been launched this week by Police Scotland and Future Pathways, Scotland’s In Care Survivor Support Fund. Future Pathways is a £13.5million support fund launched in September 2016 to provide a range […]
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