Congratulations & welcome…

The Fostering Foundation is pleased to welcome Pete and Becky as new foster carers in the South West. We are actively now matching a new child to welcome into their lovely home. Please contact us [...]

International Youth Skills day

Is July 15th… …and at Fostering Foundation we are very pleased that so many of our young adults have academic and sports skills that see them do very well after they leave full-time [...]

Tax and Nl – for foster carers

The Fostering Foundation welcomed foster carers to a Tax and National Insurance workshop in their Tavistock Office. The workshop was provided by The Fostering Network – an organisation which is a [...]

Parent & child placements

Our Bristol foster carers who provide Parent and child assessment placements met for their specialist support group earlier this week. In this forum the foster carers are able to share their [...]

New Recruits!

On 26th, 27th and 28th June, the Wessex Team and the South West Team delivered a joint Skills to Foster training course to prospective foster carers who are currently undergoing their assessments [...]

Training that works…

Insightful LGBTQ Training for Foster carers. Many thanks to Kayleigh Hawkins from Lilac Maison who delivered LGBTQ Awareness Training for our Wessex carers on 18th June 2019. Topics covered [...]

Many congratulations

The Fostering Foundation recently approved Beenish and Shaban at their Independent Fostering Panel. The couple having been approved for children aged between 0 and 18 years with a preference to [...]

Child Gangs… the risks

Whilst this might be an uncomfortable subject for many – the truth is that in a recent report by the Children’s Commissioner – Anne Longfield – there are 27,000 children [...]