August 7, 2020
Fostering stories

Fostering a child: carers stories – Kim and Hugh July 2020

Foster carers Kim and Hugh provide a glimpse into their experiences fostering a child. Fostering a child was something we had considered for a long time. […]
August 6, 2020
Foster care the secure base model 1

Foster care – a therapeutic approach: the Secure Base Model 1

Foster care provided along therapeutic lines seeks to address the specific needs of a child that has experienced a series of negative impacts before coming into […]
July 30, 2020
Foster care the most needed categories

Foster care: the three most needed types of placements

Foster care is likely to be increasingly in the news – especially when the majority of children return to school this September. The signs are worrying. […]
July 28, 2020
Foster carers and social workers adapt

Foster carers and social workers may work in new ways

Foster carers have a particularly well-developed understanding of what social workers are engaged in day-to-day. They are, after all, working with a shared objective: to ensure […]