March 5, 2021
Foster carers and the wisdom of children

Foster carer’s ear for youthful wisdom in challenging times.

Hi my name is Millie, you know one of the charms of being a foster carer is the unexpected delight at the innocent wisdom that you […]
March 5, 2021
Foster care and education after the pandemic

Foster care and education in a post-pandemic world.

Foster carers everywhere should be taking this opportunity to add their voices to the general debate. The pandemic and all the consequences that have flowed from […]
March 3, 2021
Foster care and vigilance relating to self-harm

Foster carers must be vigilant as self-harm rates rise

Foster carers and the providers they work with will be all too familiar with children and young people who either self-harm or are at risk of […]
February 26, 2021
Foster care and having a pet dog

Foster care and the very real benefits of a dog’s life.

Hi all! My name’s Greg – foster carer, dad and appropriately enough general dogsbody (only joking!) You know we’ve been fostering for nearly ten years now […]