Child fostering

July 3, 2019
Foster carers who are disabled

Foster care could be provided by more disabled people

Foster carers will be familiar with the language of fostering. No one who has made it all the way to becoming an Approved foster carer can […]
July 1, 2019
Foster carers experiences 1

Foster carer’s files: glimpsing the everyday world of care 1

Foster carers know they should expect the unexpected. And sometimes the smallest things can make a particular foster child memorable. So in her own words our […]
June 28, 2019
Foster carers should support artistic activities

Foster a sense of the value of accessing the arts

Foster carers will at some point be challenged to get the paints out – especially if it’s a wet afternoon. But do we need the Arts? […]
June 26, 2019
Foster carers and stress management

Foster carers need to be aware of stress levels

Foster carers will know a thing or two about stress. Fostering children – often described as challenging and rewarding, which it is – is also stressful. […]