Fostering children

March 28, 2018

Considering foster care as a career?

Have you been thinking providing foster care – that you would like to make a real difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people? […]
March 27, 2018

A foster carers diary: ‘Painting by numbers’

Bob, a foster carer, writes… It’s unforgettable…that moment when you accept your first foster placement. All the training has prepared you for this, yet there’s no […]
March 26, 2018

Foster carers can feel intense loss

Past research has indicated that foster carers can often feel the same level of concern and care for the children they foster as they do for […]
March 23, 2018

Social media: the need to foster perspective

Children in foster care today inhabit a world of social media unimaginable only a few years ago. Can they be expected to cope with it, when […]