Fostering children

November 21, 2018
Foster care and social media platforms

Foster carers need to be aware of the power of social media

Foster care is truly a 24 seven-hour job. Technology has made it harder. Only a few years ago foster carers worried about youngsters staying out too […]
November 20, 2018
Foster carer Paula shares her story

Foster carers lead busy lives as Paula from Luton explains

Paula became a foster carer after a career in estate agency: “the weekend working and irregular late evenings began to take their toll” – she told […]
November 19, 2018
Foster care requires a strategy

Foster care and the need for a well-funded strategy

Our foster care watch introduces our blogs – certain key facts to maintain and promote awareness of the position in relation to fostering in the UK. […]
November 6, 2018
Foster carers have busy lives 1

Foster carers lead busy lives Gail and Mike and two teenagers

Gail and Mike have now been foster carers for almost seven years. At the moment they are providing a foster home for two teenage brothers – […]