Child fostering

October 16, 2017

A point of view: to foster or to adopt?

The current nationwide shortage of foster carers is, not unsurprisingly reflected by a shortage of people in the country who are willing to adopt. There has […]
October 13, 2017

Foster care needs a ‘Kiss’

A recent headline records the fact that  the number of children in care has risen at the fastest rate in five years. This will impact on […]
October 9, 2017

Foster care coming to the fore

It is clear that foster care is moving up the agenda: today on radio 4 an interview aired with Sarah Anderson, a foster carer who is […]
October 6, 2017

A foster carers story…lessons in life

Susan, a foster carer, writes… Hello! I worked in the health service for many years; it was demanding, but very fulfilling – especially as I have […]