Sesame Street welcomes foster muppet Karli

There’s a new kid on the block in iconic kids show Sesame Street in the shape of Karli – a young muppet in foster care living with her “for-now” parents, Dalia and Clem. New videos, a storybook and interactive activities have been released featuring Karli and her foster parents. The introduction of Karli is part… Read more »

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Recruitment drive & competition

Over 65,000 children live with almost 55,000 foster families across the UK each day. This is nearly 80% of the 83,000 children in care away from home on any one day in the UK The Fostering Network estimates that fostering services need to recruit a further 6,800 foster families in the next 12 months in… Read more »

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Foster Carer Fortnight – Spread the word!

Foster Care Fortnight™ #FCF19 is the UK’s biggest foster care awareness raising campaign, delivered by leading fostering charity, The Fostering Network. Established for almost 20 years, the campaign showcases the commitment, passion and dedication of foster carers. Thousands of new foster families are needed every year to care for children, with the greatest need being for foster… Read more »

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