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Helping children to develop their potential

Helping children to develop their potential

With 51,850 children living in foster care in England[1] and with the overall population of looked after children having risen by 5% since 2012[2],  the role a foster carer plays is vital to the lives of so many children in England in providing a happy and healthy environment so they can have the opportunity to develop to their full potential. Children…

10 Myths About Fostering

10 Myths About Fostering

Would you love to foster, but assume you can’t? Read on to dispel some of the top myths about what you need to be a foster carer. You can foster if you have a mortgage, pay rent to a private landlord or live in a council property. As long as you can give the fostered child their own room in…