Tina has been a Foster Carer with The Foster Care Co-operative for the last 6 years. She was recently awarded with an ‘Outstanding Contribution to Foster Care’ Award from The Fostering Network in recognition of her work. Tina and her partner Rob have 6 children between them, and 11 grandchildren. Over the last 4 years they have been looking after a sibling group, currently aged 9, 10 and 12 and recently she has also accepted another child into their family on a special guardianship order, aged 5. In her spare time, Tina and her daughter Donna, who is also a Schedule 3 Foster Carer take part in fun runs and marathons.