801, 2019

Care experienced children and young people report welcomed

By | January 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Following the publication of the Care experienced children and young people report by the Public Accounts Committee of the National Assembly for Wales, Jackie Sanders, communications and public affairs director at The Fostering Network said: ‘We welcome [...]

401, 2019

21 social care talking points of 2018

By | January 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Community Care reflects on the year's most talked about headlines within the sector, with practitioner burnout and government reforms leading discussion In a year dominated by talk of backstops, borders and all things Brexit, Community [...]

301, 2019

Staying Put – An Unfulfilled Promise

By | January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The number of care experienced young people in England who are benefiting from a piece of flagship legislation designed to enable them to stay living with their foster carers until the age of 21 is [...]

1512, 2018

Child development from two to five years: communication and play

By | December 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Adults play an important part in talking with the child, stimulating play and taking an interest in the child's games This article comprises of excerpts taken from a guide to child development on Community Care [...]

812, 2018

Making the Mental Health Act work for children and young people

By | December 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Draft recommendations scrutinised by service users and professionals at a workshop addressed the need for improved guidance on information sharing and greater support for families with children placed out-of-area Supporting families with children placed out-of-area [...]

112, 2018

The Fostering Network Member Conferences – 2018/19

By | December 1st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Member Conferences are a series of regional and country conferences providing foster carers and fostering services with the opportunity to explore local, regional and national issues in fostering. Over the next 18 months, we [...]