SW Alice in Wonderland party

The Fostering Foundation South West held their Alice in Wonderland themed February half-term party where our children and young people were entertained by magician and children’s entertainer, Mr [...]

DDP Training

Two staff from the Wessex team attended Dyadic Developmental Practice Psychotherapy and Parenting this week (DDP) The content of the course included: – Theoretical foundations to DDP Learn [...]

Time for an Instant Family?

It has been said many times before that fostering can quickly create an “Instant Family” – and we know many cases where it is exactly that and it is lovely to see. Well is seems [...]

Christmas Card Competition

Our young people in the South West recently entered the annual Christmas card competition – and the winners were: 1st  …. Joy 2nd ….. Liam joint 3rd ….  Louise and Scott Well done to [...]

Extreme Team Paintballing Challenge

The Wessex and Tavistock Extreme Teams joined forces for an explosive day of paintballing battles, with the Red’s versus the Blues. It was to be the Red’s day of victory; perhaps we shall not [...]

Safer Caring Training Update

On 27 September 2018 a number of foster carers attended Safer Caring training at Middlemoor Fire Station.The trainer Kayleigh was very experienced in working with children, young people, and [...]

August fun!

Tamar Trails, Devon Mock Ofsted Carer Coffee Morning and Children and Young People’s High Ropes Activity We would all like to say a very special thank you for those carers, children and young [...]