Monthly Archives: October 2018


The UK project giving refugees another chance at childhood

Young refugees face unspeakable trauma to get here. But a cross-charity initiative is helping them to rebuild their lives It is hard to be an adult when you feel like you haven’t had the chance to be a child. This simple statement has stayed with me over the last 12 months of working with young [...]

By | October 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Freedom Fostering Update October 2018

A lot of work goes on behind the scenes here at Freedom Fostering, and over the summer has been no exception! Here's our Freedom Fostering update: Thursday 16th August 2018 We held a Madhatters tea party at Freedom Fostering HQ which was a huge success, thank you to everyone who attended! Summer Raffle Raffle tickets [...]

By | October 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Child protection costs ‘threaten local councils’ financial stability’

Nigel Richardson, chair of a care crisis review group, says there is a surge in children being taken into care. Failure to support families at risk and reduce pressure on the care system will lead to child protection services becoming financially unsustainable, the chair of an expert care review group has warned. Nigel Richardson, a [...]

By | October 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sons and Daughters Month

Sons and Daughters Month is The Fostering Network’s annual campaign to celebrate the vital contribution that the children of foster carers make to foster care. Each October, The Fostering Network and fostering services across the UK run events and activities to recognise and reward children and young people for the important role they play in [...]

By | October 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments