foster carer

October 16, 2017

Looking after a foster child: ‘contact’

When deciding to look after a foster child – it has to be understood that this is a complex and challenging task. No two children are […]
October 16, 2017

A point of view: to foster or to adopt?

The current nationwide shortage of foster carers is, not unsurprisingly reflected by a shortage of people in the country who are willing to adopt. There has […]
October 13, 2017

Foster care: cross cultural placements

Providing well matched foster care placements in 2017 is becoming increasingly challenging.As this year draws to a close, there are still 7,000 new families needed to […]
October 11, 2017

Foster care: it’s about support

If you talk to most people about fostering services – or what foster care is all about, their likely reaction will be that one of confusion. […]