Foster care

August 15, 2018
Foster understanding of IFAs 2

Foster care: the functions of an independent fostering agency 2

Independent fostering agencies (IFAs) have as their main functions – recruiting, assessing, approving, supporting and training people interested in becoming foster carers. The foster carers’ agencies […]
August 14, 2018
Foster carers get a letter from chief executive

Foster carers receive letter from The Fostering Network

The leading charity, The Fostering Network has written an open letter to its foster carers about the governments ‘Fostering Better Outcomes’ report. This was the government’s […]
August 9, 2018
Foster a sense of awareness

Foster care: a point of view on awareness of fostering

Foster children today can certainly face many more disadvantages in life compared to children fortunate enough to be part of their own family. Being a foster […]
August 7, 2018
Foster a love of reading

Foster a sense of fun to stimulate an interest in reading

Foster children can face many disadvantages compared to their more fortunate peers. But there is one activity that can create a much more level playing field. […]