Wessex Open Day

In February 2019, we were delighted to host a very popular Wessex Open Day. Attendees were taken through the fostering process and with the help of the entire Wessex team we were able to answer [...]

PACE Training

On the 12th February 2019, some Wessex carers and staff attended PACE training in Exeter, delivered by Dr Molly Bodinetz from Psychology Associates. Molly specialises in working with adopted [...]

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 [...]

The three Cs

Coffee, cakes and chat! This morning, the Wessex team held their first coffee morning at The Mulberry Tree Café at Exeter Community Centre. This was a great opportunity for carers to meet up, [...]

Digital Wellbeing

On 22nd January, some of our Wessex foster carers attended Digital Wellbeing training, run by Dialogue Training. The training was very interesting and thought provoking, covering a range of [...]

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 [...]

Always an opportunity to learn

There are no doubts that the world we live in is an ever-changing one. And at Fostering Foundation we love the fact that fostering is all about the love you can give and the safe environment you [...]

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 [...]