How to raise your foster child’s aspirations

How to raise your foster child’s aspirations

  It is not uncommon for vulnerable young people to arrive in care with low self-esteem and a lack of self-confidence; difficult previous circumstances means not every situation your foster child has been part of will have been an ideal environment for a child to...
What Foster Parents Wish Others Knew

What Foster Parents Wish Others Knew

What Foster Parents Wish Others Knew   If you are a foster parent or have been one previously, you’ll understand that with the duty of caring for a child comes a lot of questioning from family, companions and work associates. An absence of common knowledge of...
Helping Your Foster Child Settle In

Helping Your Foster Child Settle In

Helping Your Foster Child Settle In   Welcoming a foster child into your home can be an exciting. The experience of going from an empty house to a full one overnight is thrilling but at the same frightening. You may be worried about making the child feel...
Types of Fostering and how you can help

Types of Fostering and how you can help

Types of Fostering and how you can help Are you interested in fostering but are unsure of how it will work for you? Well, we may be able to provide you with an answer. Not all fostering placements require full-time care for long periods; in fact there are different...