October 13, 2020
Foster or adopt the need is pressing

Foster or adopt? A shortage of applicants in the UK

It will come as no surprise that the nationwide shortage of foster carers is mirrored by a shortage of people across the UK considering adoption. There […]
October 12, 2020
Fostering and kinship care 2

Fostering and the importance of understanding kinship care 2

Fostering has many different aspects. Children and young people come into foster care for all sorts of reasons: no two stories will ever be the same. […]
October 8, 2020
Fostering and kinship care 1

Fostering and the importance of supporting kinship carers 1

Fostering service providers and everyone else with an interest in foster care should welcome a recent report into kinship care. The MP Catherine McKinnell lead the […]
October 6, 2020
Foster care and Secure Base model 2

Foster care: main aspects of Rainbow’s therapeutic fostering 2

Foster care has a great many challenges. Foster carers are now having to care for children and young people who come into their care showing signs […]