Therapeutic fostering

December 12, 2018
Foster an emphasis on the value of play

Foster children need to experience the benefits of play

Foster carers, if asked about their impressions of very young children, and what they are engaged in most will probably say play. It is a single […]
December 11, 2018
Foster a new approach to physical fitness training in schools

Foster the idea that physical fitness is a universal right

Foster parents will know better than most that the world is an unequal place. After all, they are uniquely positioned: they will have come across children […]
November 20, 2018
Foster carer Paula shares her story

Foster carers lead busy lives as Paula from Luton explains

Paula became a foster carer after a career in estate agency: “the weekend working and irregular late evenings began to take their toll” – she told […]
November 15, 2018
Foster care needs resources

Foster care and the pressure for more resources mounts

Foster care service providers are now very much in the front line as the numbers of children coming into care rise. What exacerbates the situation is […]