Therapeutic fostering

August 16, 2018
Foster care needs an awareness campaign

Foster care must have a public awareness campaign 1

This year 6,800 new foster families are needed – according to the latest figures from The Fostering Network. So a lot of children are in a […]
July 30, 2018
Foster care and becoming looked after

Foster care and the process of becoming a ‘looked after’ child?

As a foster care agency, we are of course familiar with the route by which children come into care and this is something that is always […]
July 27, 2018
Fostering children means understanding smoking risks

I am considering fostering children, what are the rules if people smoke?

We are asked many questions by people interested in fostering children. One of the most frequently asked is “if I am fostering children, can I smoke?” […]
July 24, 2018
Foster care in 2016

Foster care: a timely reminder from 2016 before the stocktake reported

Following the foster care stocktake and now the Government’s ‘Fostering Better Outcomes report’ – just released – the controversy surrounding the provision of foster care does […]