Hosts with the most!

On September 19th we’re hosting the Nationwide Association of Fostering Providers (NAFP) South West/South Central Members Meeting at our picturesque headquarter in Bishopstrow The NAFP campaigns on behalf of independent and voluntary sector fostering providers and the children for whom they care for over 10 years. It is comprised of 108 organisations who represent over… Read more »

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New team members – Welcome Dora and Gareth!

We are delighted to welcome our newest team members to EFC! Supervising Social Worker for EFC Southern Region -Gareth Allexant-Rowland, joined us in mid-May. Gareth is an experienced social worker and has worked in several local authorities in different roles. Gareth is excited at joining the Group and is really keen to add to the… Read more »

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Dragon boat racing – all aboard!

Our team took part in the Stable Family Home Trust’s (SFHT) annual Dragon Boat Race challenge at Poole Park on Saturday 8 June. SFHT supports adults with learning disabilities to lead more independent lives, offering a range of services for people with a learning disability and their families: supported lives in residential homes, supported living,… Read more »

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Photoshoot at our farm

On 31st May the team had a great day over at our Care Farm in Wiltshire, carrying out a photoshoot to showcase the therapeutic work we carry out at Triskele, and Chipley Mill Farm in Devon. Everyone knows the old adage – never work with children or animals, but ever up for a challenge, we… Read more »

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Fostering and me with Lorraine Pascale

To the outside world, Lorraine Pascale is the successful TV chef, bestselling author and ex-model but there’s another side to her story. Given up at birth, adopted at 18 months old and then fostered aged eight when her family broke down, she really has been through the system. In this one-off film for BBC Two,… Read more »

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