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September 13, 2018
Foster care depends on a climate of trust

Foster care needs to operate in a climate of trust

The pressure is now decidedly on: foster carers are needed as never before. The number of referrals made annually to children’s social care services has grown […]
September 11, 2018
Foster care and educated citizens

Foster a new idea of what being a citizen is

Foster carers must be supported by society as they do such a vital job on behalf of us all. But when we think about ‘society’, how […]
September 11, 2018
Foster carers and asylum seekers

Foster care for asylum-seeking children arriving in the UK

The background for this specialist type of foster care There are very particular challenges when it comes to providing foster care for unaccompanied and asylum seeking […]
September 5, 2018
Giving foster care for young teens

Foster a teenager: setting basic ground rules is essential

Basic strategies for for providing foster care for teenagers If you foster, the most important thing to do is to demonstrate that you really care – […]