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February 28, 2020
Foster carers can use mindfulness

Foster carers can benefit from practising mindfulness

Foster carers face many pressures. There are many rewards and many ups and downs. And that is a certainty. Every day foster carers confront situations that […]
February 27, 2020
Foster carers for UASC

Foster care considerations for asylum-seeking children

Foster carers have different choices when it comes to fostering children. In 2020 the children and young people coming into the care system comprises many different […]
February 26, 2020
Foster care, education and wisdom

Foster the recognition that wisdom is what really counts

Foster carers are the kind of people that need to have a very particular blend of attributes. Ask someone unconnected with fostering as to what these […]
February 25, 2020
Foster carers the need for empathy

Foster care the importance of empathy and can it be learned?

Foster carers are assumed to have a certain set of personal qualities. These seen as essential for the role. A quick glance at recruitment advertising and […]