Posted on Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:53:00 GMT By Fostering to Inspire
There is a growing need for foster carers to offer safe and stable environments to children and young people over the age of 12. I believe there is a misconception that caring for a younger child is theoretically easier...
Posted on Thu, 05 Oct 2017 12:13:00 GMT By Fostering to Inspire
It was worrying to read in the news this week that ‘Over a quarter of adoptive families in crisis’ (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-41379424), but it was also heartening to read that most of the adoptive families surveyed said they were glad they had adopted.
Posted on Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:47:00 GMT By Fostering to Inspire
As a social worker, I have worked in fostering for the past 8 years and have recruited many foster carers. You may think there is a specific person who can foster, but I can honestly say foster carers come from all walks of life.