Some additional support events for our foster carers have been added to our calendar: Parent and Child support group Bristol on 13th September Andrew Lister Consultation and Workshop in Bristol on 27th September Four our full calendar of events and support activities see our events page here
Last week reporter Sarah Pitt from the Tavistock Times spoke to some of our carers and our Team Manager Caroline Dungate. Below is an excerpt, for the full article download the pdf here Tavistock Times With the number of youngsters being taken in to care on the increase, thought, there is ...
The British Red Cross had created a Baby and Child First Aid app. If your child chokes on a sweet or suffers a nasty cut, you'll only be a few clicks away from knowing exactly what to do. This free app is packed with useful videos, animations and tips. It provides simple and ...
A quick reminder that new rules came into force on 1st March. Make sure you are up to date with the new legislation. Under new regulations, manufacturers aren’t allowed to introduce new models of backless booster seats for children shorter than 125cm or weighing less than 22kg. This is because a backless car ...
County lines is the term used by police and partners for urban gangs supplying drugs to suburban and rural areas, market and coastal towns using dedicated mobile phone lines. Gangs use children and young people to move drugs and money to and from the urban area. It is a major ...
The public editions of the latest children and young people's magazines are now available to download online on our new Resources page. https://fosteringfoundation.co.uk/2017/05/useful-resources/ Names ...
We have set-up our new 2017 training program dedicated to our foster carers. They will meet on 21st April, 16th June, 15th September and 3rd November and work together on the following topics: Child Protection & Safeguarding, Understanding Attachment, Understanding Child Sexual Exploitation, Allegations and Safer Caring Awareness.
Why not join our fostering panel? The Fostering Foundation in London is seeking to recruit new people to join our fostering panel. The fostering panel meets new candidates who want to foster and makes recommendations about their suitability to become foster carers. We would like to hear from people who are or ...