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September 27, 2018
Foster care and higher education

Foster care and a very particular ‘elephant in the room’

We have been writing regularly about the issue of foster children and why so few of them, in relative terms, progress into higher education. So it […]
September 24, 2018
Foster carers and funding needs

Foster care Australian style may be changing

It’s going to be very interesting to see the possible repercussions here from the adoption in New South Wales of a US developed foster care programme […]
September 18, 2018
Foster care and dealing with aggression

Foster carers and understanding the causes of aggression 1

Foster carers have to deal with many different situations. They are increasingly having to provide foster care for children and young people with a range of […]
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 […]