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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EFC Spring Social

From the Easter Bunny BBQ to the Christmas Party, Foster Carers and our team are encouraged to be part of the Enhanced Foster Care family and meet up on a regular basis as a collective and larger group. These events provide a real sense of togetherness and allow everyone to have some fun!   The… Read more »

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We’re on the road! Find out more about fostering

Summer’s finally arrived – hurrah!  What better time to get out and about and enjoy a road trip? Our friendly team will be appearing at various events across the South and South-West in the coming months to give a flavour of the difference you could make in the life of a young person by becoming… Read more »

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Making mealtimes more manageable

We appreciate that mealtimes can be challenging. The Food in Care programme came about because evidence indicates that children in or with experience of the care system have greater health needs (both mental and physiological) and are likely to suffer from more chronic health conditions than others of the same age outside the care system…. Read more »

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Ofsted results

In January we received our three-yearly Ofsted inspection. The whole team pulled together to ensure that the inspectors saw all the great work that we are doing as an agency. We are delighted that we achieved a Good! Here’s some excerpts from the report: Children make good progress from their starting points and feel part… Read more »

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