foster parents

August 16, 2018
Foster care needs an awareness campaign

Foster care must have a public awareness campaign 1

This year 6,800 new foster families are needed – according to the latest figures from The Fostering Network. So a lot of children are in a […]
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 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 […]
July 6, 2018
The skills to be a foster carer

Do I really have what it takes to be a foster carer?

If you have been giving some thought to becoming a foster carer, it is, in all probability something to have been on your mind for some […]