September 13, 2016

Fostering children: keeping safe at home 1

As part of the process of becoming an approved foster carer, you will be required to have a health and safety check conducted. Fostering children means […]
September 13, 2016

Fostering children: art for ‘everyone’s sake’

Why do we need the Arts? Not a question that might naturally spring to the mind of someone involved in the rough and tumble of fostering […]
September 9, 2016

Fostering services: society and CSE

It has been realised in recent years, that there has been a considerable amount of past sexual abuse that has gone unrecognised. Given that the effects […]
September 6, 2016

Fostering services and CSE risks

All providers of fostering services know that children, sadly, have always been exploited. Not so very long ago, chimney sweeps took ‘apprentices’; usually from the work […]