BurnsideCottageSince 1875, thousands of children and young people have walked through the doors of the Aberlour orphanage, and have been helped by our various services across Scotland.

If you want to search Aberlour's archive for your records, or those of a family member, please complete this form.

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Growing up with Aberlour has given many former residents a rich and varied experience. Here are just some of their stories.

Maggie & Ron's stories

NCF MPU FemaleIf you lived in a care service as a child in Scotland, you can take part in the National Confidential Forum, which aims to improve the health and well-being of children placed in institutional care in Scotland by learning from your experience. The Forum is about understanding and acknowledging your experiences as a child in institutional care in Scotland, whatever they were.