foster parents

October 10, 2019
Foster care and dangers of cyberbullying

Foster carers need to argue for strict control of smartphones

Foster carers will recall that in the year of the great fostering debate – 2018 – which yielded the foster care stocktake, much was made about […]
October 9, 2019
Foster care requires younger applicants

Foster carers must come from a younger generation.

Foster carers as a type will usually be thought of as fairly stereotypical. Ask most people – who aren’t connected with fostering in any way – […]
October 4, 2019
Foster carers and county lines 2

Foster care and the issue of county lines 2

Foster carers need to be aware that gangs present a serious risk to children and young people. They have become an entrenched part of the background […]
October 3, 2019
Foster carers and county lines

Foster care and the issue of county lines 1

Foster carers can be beset by many challenges. Providing care for some of the country’s most disadvantaged and vulnerable children and teenagers is not an easy […]