Foster

February 20, 2018

Foster care stocktake continues to draw fire

It is curious that the stocktake, recently published, had so little to say on the issue of the ‘professionalisation’ in relation to foster carers. Why? Because […]
February 19, 2018

Aspects of therapeutic fostering 3

Children and young people who are now coming into foster care increasingly need therapeutic fostering. This is because in so many cases, they have suffered trauma […]
February 7, 2018

Therapeutic fostering: a resource guide 1

Therapeutic fostering is going to be high on the fostering provision agenda for the foreseeable future. Very simply, we are going to need more people to […]
February 7, 2018

Foster care: a missed opportunity?

So after much information gathering and deliberation, Sir Martin Narey and Mark Owers have concluded the nation’s government sponsored foster care stocktake. Their goals at the […]