foster parent

November 6, 2019
Foster carer being scrutinized

Foster care is likely to remain under the spotlight part 1

Foster carers, like all of us will be able to cast their vote in the upcoming general election. But unlike many of us, they have a […]
November 5, 2019
Foster children school life

Foster children can carry negative experiences through school

Foster carers will be interested in research conducted by Stirling University. Their Permanently Progressing study reveals that over eighty per cent of youngsters entering Scotland’s care […]
October 11, 2019
Foster carers should understand obesity issues

Foster carers should be aware of the rising rates of obesity

Foster carers will probably be aware that the issue of childhood obesity has again hit the headlines. And this is despite figures from Public Health England […]
October 1, 2019
Foster care memories

Foster Carer remembers – ‘A Coming of Age’

Foster care: if you provide care over many years this will expose you to a huge number of different experiences. These can be life-changing. The same […]