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May 26, 2020
Foster carers Phil and Amanda

Foster carers Phil and Amanda recount their story

Foster carers Phil, 42, and Amanda, 38, had been approved to foster for just a month when the phone rang, a referral was sent and they […]
May 22, 2020
Foster care and effective virtual communication

Foster carers experience a new dimension in communication

Foster care provision has been changed out of all recognition during the lockdown. Fostering agencies have adapted well in terms of facilitating the continued recruitment of […]
May 19, 2020
Foster care and kinship fostering

Foster a thought for the nation’s kinship carers

Foster carers come from many different backgrounds and they will have made a choice to foster. There is, however, a group of carers that make a […]
May 14, 2020
Foster Care Fortnight is underway

Foster Care Fortnight gets underway this week

Foster Care Fortnight is the annual awareness campaign by the Fostering sector’s largest charity. It is now up and running and this year’s theme is ‘This […]