Keep Connected

Keep Connected principles launched

The Fostering Network is today launching its Keep Connected principles which it hopes will become embedded in the practice of children’s services, with the aim of all children and young people who are moving on from foster families to be enabled to keep in touch with them – and with other significant people in their lives.

By admin on March,12th 2019

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Tue, 09/12/2017 - 10:36 By DavidEggboro on September,12th 2017

Keep Connected

About the campaign

Moving on in foster care – to adoption, back home or to wider family, to another foster family, to residential care or to adulthood – is a time for a proper ending, not a forever goodbye, as abrupt endings are likely to lead to separation and loss issues for the child.

Wed, 12/16/2015 - 15:17 By admin on December,16th 2015

Maintaining contact with former foster carers


The Fostering Network agrees with the conclusion of the Care Inquiry that relationships are the "golden thread" running through a child's life. These relationships may be multiple and diverse.

Tue, 12/15/2015 - 14:34 By admin on December,15th 2015