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  • 31 May 2016 / Becoming a foster carer / Foster Caring / Fostering children

          Have a spare room? Fostering is an opportunity for you Recently we did something we haven’t done before: We posted a job advert for foster…

  • 27 April 2016 / Foster Caring / Support for foster carers

    This article explains how you can help foster kids adjust When a family provides a temporary home to foster children, it can prove to be a very uphill…

  • 26 April 2016 / Foster Caring / Support for foster carers

    This article explains how you can prepare a foster care bedroom Preparing a home suitable for foster care can be a difficult task. If you want to be…

  • 22 April 2016 / Support for foster carers

    How can you help? The first night of fostering can be daunting for you both but don’t worry! A lot of people worry about this. You might be…

  • 11 March 2016 / Support for foster carers

    Over the last couple of months we’ve taken a closer look at some of the most important issues that impact the everyday life of a foster carer. From…

  • 1 March 2016 / Support for foster carers

    Regardless of the type of foster placement you may be involved in, or how long it is expected to last, being able to promote stable and healthy behaviours…

  • 22 February 2016 / Support for foster carers

    As a foster parent it’s worth remembering that when a child enters your home it’s highly likely they’ll be both excited and apprehensive at the same time. Well,…

  • 16 February 2016 / Support for foster carers

    Without doubt, hobbies and other creative play activities are critical to the development of all children and young people, regardless of whether they’re in foster care or not….

  • 7 February 2016 / Support for foster carers

    For anyone new to the world of fostering, you may have read or been informed by your social worker about the importance of developing boundaries with the children…

  • 28 January 2016 / Support for foster carers

    Following on from our previous article in which we discussed the importance of healthy eating during a foster placement, we turn our attention to the role of education…

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