Foster carer

July 18, 2018
Foster care needs strategic thinking

Foster the need to invest in a strategy for children’s services

We none of us work in a vacuum: there are trends and influences that will impact and affect what it is we do, how we do […]
July 16, 2018
Foster carers should read to young children

Foster a reading culture to benefit our toddlers

Another piece in our series for foster carers on the subject of literacy. Some facts and figures outlining the importance of reading to very young children. […]
July 13, 2018
More Muslim foster carers needed

Islamic guidance now available for foster carers

At this moment in time, there are growing numbers of Muslim children entering the foster care system. The Penny Appeal is a charity with a simple […]
July 11, 2018
Foster parents is an outmoded term

Foster a true sense of meaning in the words we use

As a foster care agency, we put considerable focus on literacy and the importance of encouraging foster children to read. Being a confident reader usually means […]