October 31, 2017

Foster care for sibling groups

There is a national shortage of foster carers; this year an additional 7,000 foster families are needed. Behind this blanket figure, however, there are particular groups […]
October 27, 2017

The law and foster children

Occasionally we will take a look at certain aspects of the current legislation and guidance which relates to foster children. Hopefully, this general information will prove […]
October 27, 2017

A consultant’s eye view of foster care

It is now possible to assess some of the findings of the evidence review, which formed a part of the national foster care stocktake commissioned by […]
October 26, 2017

Foster care points the way

In a recent and controversial foster care case where a white British Christian girl was placed with a Muslim family, a judge ruled that the child […]