Fostering has helped us as a family

Sean has been fostering with his wife, Marette, for many years in Northern Ireland. Marette has always worked in a childcare environment and from early in their marriage they had agreed that fostering was something they wanted to get involved in. In this blog Sean discusses their fostering experiences.

By Foster Care Fo… on May,15th 2017

One life. Live it and make a difference

Shane Goodwin is a divisional manager for our corporate partners – Dreams. He is on a mission to raise as much money as possible for The Fostering Network this year.

By Foster Care Fo… on May,12th 2017

Better health, more stability

This blog summarises our Big Issue article from Issue 169 of Foster Care magazine about foster carers’ health and wellbeing.

By Foster Care Fo… on May,8th 2017

Our work in Wales

Director of The Fostering Network in Wales, Colin Turner, gives an update of our work in Wales our new project Fostering Wellbeing.

By Foster Care Fo… on May,7th 2017

The importance of identity

James Foyle will be leading our new Muslim Fostering Project and in this blog touches on the importance of faith and identity in foster care.
By Foster Care Fo… on May,7th 2017