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July 10, 2018
Foster care and reading matters

Foster the importance of literacy for children and young people 3

Children in foster care need encouragement and support in relation to developing their reading skills. So, in another piece in our series on promoting the importance […]
July 6, 2018
The skills to be a foster carer

Do I really have what it takes to be a foster carer?

If you have been giving some thought to becoming a foster carer, it is, in all probability something to have been on your mind for some […]
July 6, 2018
Foster care will require more investment

The risks to children before they come into foster care

Following the recent foster care stocktake, it is important to continually assess what new and emerging factors might bear upon its recommendations. And whether, because of […]
July 4, 2018
Foster children’s love of tales

Foster the importance of literacy and a love of reading 2

If you are a foster parent, you’ll be aware of the pressures all children face when it comes to education. It certainly isn’t just the children […]