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July 24, 2018
Foster care in 2016

Foster care: a timely reminder from 2016 before the stocktake reported

Following the foster care stocktake and now the Government’s ‘Fostering Better Outcomes report’ – just released – the controversy surrounding the provision of foster care does […]
July 23, 2018
Foster carers require a good education system

Foster an approach to education that makes sense

A debate has swirled around foster care for the past year fuelled by the foster care stocktake. Hardly surprising. “A missed opportunity” the leading fostering charity […]
July 20, 2018
Foster carers require certain qualities

Foster carers need to have certain qualities to look after children

Life equips us with all sorts of skills, but the attributes a foster carer needs are quite specific. People who go into fostering can come from […]
July 18, 2018
Foster care needs strategic thinking

Foster the need to invest in a strategy for children’s services

We none of us work in a vacuum: there are trends and influences that will impact and affect what it is we do, how we do […]