Fostering during lockdown

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As we all know, family life over the past few months has been challenging.  Everyone has had to alter the way they approach life and everyday tasks such as work,…

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Zooming here and there!

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Zoom, the teleconferencing company, have recently reported that profits are soaring as workers across the world are conducting their meetings and briefings using the online tool.The Covid-19 pandemic, as we…

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Ministers thank foster carers in open letter

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Ministers have thanked foster carers nationwide in an open letter published on 12th May.The letter was written by the Secretary of State for Education, Gavin Williamson and the Minister for…

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Foster Care Fortnight: a thank you!

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It’s Foster Care Fortnight from 11th – 24th May, a time when we celebrate the fantastic and humbling part that foster carers play in children’s lives all over the country.That…

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Supporting our carers and children

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During these challenging times, we are committed to supporting our carers and children.Being asked to self-isolate means that families of all shapes and sizes are required to stay at home,…

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Our ‘wash your hands’ posters!

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We held a competition for our foster care households, to design a 'wash your hands' poster!We thought this would be a fantastic activity for our children and young people: giving…

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Welcome to our new website!

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We’ve had an early spring clean, tidied up the content, added some images and generally made everything look nice and fresh! The main change is in the What We Provide…

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Christmas card winner!

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We’re pleased to share the winning design from our Christmas Card competition, open to the foster and birth children of our carers! The designs didn't have to be produced on…

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Sons and Daughters month

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We’re pleased to be celebrating Sons & Daughters month again this October, a time when we truly acknowledge and thank the amazing contribution to fostering that the birth children of…

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Fostering deaf children

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"I have noticed a lack of deaf and/or signing foster carers for deaf children. Most of the breakdowns and emotional crises I’ve encountered from deaf pupils at school can usually…

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