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October 30, 2018
Foster support for valuing books

Foster carers will probably add to the chorus of disapproval

All foster carers have the educational ambitions of the foster children they care for close to their hearts. Education in this country has become a hugely […]
October 30, 2018
Therapeutic foster carers in demand

Foster care delivered in a therapeutic context: a series 1

Whilst there will always be a need for mainstream foster carers, it is an undeniable fact now that there is an urgent need for service providers […]
October 26, 2018
Foster carer facts and figures

Foster care statistics and the number of carers still needed

The most recent statistics relating to foster care are below. Currently, over 65,000 children and young people are living with around 55,000 foster care families. This […]
October 25, 2018
Foster carers in Australia likely to benefit from trial

Foster care system in Australia poised to take a radical step

The foster care stock take conducted in the UK this year disappointed many. The leading foster care charity, The Fostering Network, labelled it a “missed opportunity.” […]