Coronavirus (Covid-19) government consultations (UK)

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic we have responded to all the government consultations relevant to foster care to feedback to the Government what our members and the children they care for have experienced during the pandemic. We also took the opportunity to emphasise to officials the critical work foster carers and all those working around them have continued to do throughout the pandemic to keep the country’s most vulnerable children safe, acknowledging that foster carers have taken on many additional roles throughout the pandemic.

We have provided evidence to the following consultations. 


About the impact of Covid-19 on children in foster care:


About proposals for regulatory changes to introduce flexibilities to ease pressures in the children's social care system due to Covid-19: 


To read more about our campaigning work throughout the coronavirus pandemic click here