foster child

April 20, 2021
Foster carers and supporting literacy

Foster care and an appreciation of the value of books

Foster carers will be familiar with the adage that something is not missed until it is gone: certainly true of many things. And it would certainly […]
March 25, 2021
Foster carers and ‘The Big Ask’

Foster care providers must get behind a landmark consultation

Foster carers, and service providers, should know there is a new broom in town in the form of the incoming children’s commissioner. Dame Rachel de Souza, […]
March 12, 2021
Foster carers and child development 2

Foster care and understanding child development 2

Fostering depends upon having a passionate interest in supporting the development of children and young people. This blog series examines key aspects of child development in […]
March 10, 2021
Foster carers and child development 1

Foster care and understanding child development 1

Foster care means having both an interest in and commitment to supporting children and young people’s development. This series looks at the subject of child development […]