Child fostering

February 7, 2020
Foster carers experiences 7

Foster carers files: glimpse the everyday world of fostering 7

Foster carers are well aware that part of the job means being able to expect the unexpected. This is what makes fostering a challenge. ‘Ups and […]
February 5, 2020
Foster care and pets

Foster confidence and responsibility by adding a pet

Foster carers can pretty much be split into two groups. Those that have family pets and those that don’t. Okay, so not everyone likes the idea […]
February 5, 2020
Foster carer and the care review

Foster Care and the need for reviewing the care system

Foster carers are likely to be aware of the mounting pressures in the care system. The numbers of referrals they are asked to consider are rising […]
February 4, 2020
Foster carers preparation for home visit 2

Foster Care and the Initial Home Visit 2: preparation

Foster care applicants should think of the initial home visit as the most important first step in the fostering process. It will in all probability be […]