Foster Care Services

October 31, 2018
Determining who to foster with

Foster care: key considerations when deciding about fostering

Deciding to embark on a fostering journey is a big decision for anyone to take. The next big decision to be made is who you want […]
October 30, 2018
Foster support for valuing books

Foster carers will probably add to the chorus of disapproval

All foster carers have the educational ambitions of the foster children they care for close to their hearts. Education in this country has become a hugely […]
October 30, 2018
Therapeutic foster carers in demand

Foster care delivered in a therapeutic context: a series 1

Whilst there will always be a need for mainstream foster carers, it is an undeniable fact now that there is an urgent need for service providers […]
October 26, 2018
Foster carer facts and figures

Foster care statistics and the number of carers still needed

The most recent statistics relating to foster care are below. Currently, over 65,000 children and young people are living with around 55,000 foster care families. This […]