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February 8, 2019
Foster Carers from LGBT+

Foster care to draw from the strength of the LGBT community

Foster carers are needed. This year the country is short of some 8,000 new fostering families. Where to look? Foster care has for a considerable period […]
February 6, 2019
Foster a different voice for care

Foster care finds a voice: Lemn Sissay remembers

Foster children and those who leave care need powerful advocates. People who have direct experiences of the foster care system. Foster care certainly affected Lemn Sissay. […]
February 5, 2019
Foster a new strategy for crisis

Foster care – is there a looming crisis in the country?

Ever since the foster care stocktake was released, we have solidly questioned its remit and motivations. Indeed, whilst it was being conducted, we questioned whether it […]
January 9, 2019
Foster the excitement of Christmas

Foster carers impressions: Phil on a very special Christmas

Well, that was one of the best Christmases I can remember. We qualified as foster carers three years ago. It’s been great – a real roller […]