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September 24, 2019
Foster carers and social pedagogy

Foster care and the role of social pedagogy 1

Foster care has been subjected to many different modes of thinking over recent years. Decades ago, there wasn’t a great deal of theorising. Fostering literally meant […]
September 19, 2019
Foster care memoir is illuminating

Foster care finds its own special literary ambassador

Foster carers will almost certainly have heard of Lemn Sissay by now. In the last year, he has become the ‘face of fostering’ – a trite, […]
September 16, 2019
Foster carers for mother and baby

Foster care: mother and baby placements explained

Foster carers will be interested in a survey from only two years ago that was carried out by the country’s leading charity, The Fostering Network. It […]
August 13, 2019
Foster carers understand importance of play

Foster carers and taking comfort in the value of play

Foster carers will increasingly be aware of a statistic that seems to be gaining momentum. Hardly an article appears in the national press about fostering which; […]