1108, 2020

Fostering Spotlight: Paula & Hezron

By | August 11th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

We recently went to Telford, Shropshire to visit Paula and Hezron who have been fostering with Freedom Fostering for a number of years. We wanted to see how they'd been keeping busy during the COVID-19 [...]

1108, 2020

‘Kids need contact’: nursery staff during lockdown – a photo essay

By | August 11th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Photographer Slater King introduces his latest project focusing on nursery workers, and some of them detail how the pandemic has affected their work During lockdown, there has been a group of people who hug non-household [...]

1108, 2020

Europe treats undocumented children with less care than livestock

By | August 11th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Countless young people are being pushed to Europe’s margins by hardline border and migration policies We don’t know how many undocumented children are living in Europe. We don’t even know how many children are currently [...]

408, 2020

Fostering Spotlight: Ken & Fiona

By | August 4th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fostering has taken on a whole new meaning during COVID, with school children across the country committed to staying home every day instead of attending in-person. We caught up with Mr & Mrs Smart to [...]

807, 2020

Freedom Fostering Update | July 2020

By | July 8th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

We've been busy at Freedom HQ during lockdown, and this includes our amazing foster carers who have remained positive and motivated during this unprecedented situation during COVID-19. The most important thing to the team has [...]

607, 2020

Physical play with fathers may help children control emotions, study finds

By | July 6th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Research suggests father-child play at an early age could benefit children as they get older Children whose fathers spend time playing with them at a very early age may find it easier to control their [...]