fostering teenagers

June 23, 2020
Foster care for a teenager is satisfying

Foster care for teenagers can be uniquely rewarding

Foster carers go into fostering – so almost all say – because they like the idea of a challenge. And these can be many and various […]
December 20, 2019
Foster carers whose children age out

Foster more support for those ageing out of care

Foster carers – along with everyone else involved in fostering provision – will recall the words earlier in the year of Children and Families Minister Nadhim […]
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 […]
September 24, 2019
Foster carers and social pedagogy

Foster care and the role of social pedagogy 1

Foster care has been subjected to many different modes of thinking over recent years. Decades ago, there wasn’t a great deal of theorising. Fostering literally meant […]