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February 22, 2018

Therapeutic foster care – 4

Therapeutic foster care is a feature not just of UK fostering service provision.  Looking at past research programmes from overseas provides insights into common issues that […]
February 21, 2018

Foster care fees published

The National Minimum Allowance fees have just been published for 2018 – 19 by the Department for Education. The allowance rates have been calculated on the […]
February 20, 2018

Therapeutic fostering outlined

Therapeutic fostering is becoming increasingly important. A rising number of children coming into the care system have experienced trauma. Figures from the recent foster care stocktake […]
February 20, 2018

Foster care stocktake continues to draw fire

It is curious that the stocktake, recently published, had so little to say on the issue of the ‘professionalisation’ in relation to foster carers. Why? Because […]