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July 23, 2018
Foster carers require a good education system

Foster an approach to education that makes sense

A debate has swirled around foster care for the past year fuelled by the foster care stocktake. Hardly surprising. “A missed opportunity” the leading fostering charity […]
July 20, 2018
Foster carers require certain qualities

Foster carers need to have certain qualities to look after children

Life equips us with all sorts of skills, but the attributes a foster carer needs are quite specific. People who go into fostering can come from […]
July 18, 2018
Foster care needs strategic thinking

Foster the need to invest in a strategy for children’s services

We none of us work in a vacuum: there are trends and influences that will impact and affect what it is we do, how we do […]
July 16, 2018
Foster carers should read to young children

Foster a reading culture to benefit our toddlers

Another piece in our series for foster carers on the subject of literacy. Some facts and figures outlining the importance of reading to very young children. […]