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August 11, 2017

Foster care topics: why care?

Children looking for foster homes are in growing supply: the dilemma is that there is an acute shortage of foster families. This year the figure stands […]
August 10, 2017

Foster children can benefit from music

Foster carers, and indeed parents should be interested in the following: several years ago, an engaging classically trained pianist and TV presenter, James Rhodes, launched a […]
August 10, 2017

A Foster carers diary: ‘Beans on Toast’

Cheryl, a foster carer, writes… One of the hardest things I find as a foster carer is coping when the child we have been looking after has […]
August 8, 2017

Foster care topics: attachment

A lot is written about attachment theory in relation to foster care. What actually is attachment?  Attachment is triggered at birth: babies are born with a […]