Resources

Other Organisations

The Fostering Network – The UK’s leading charity for foster care. Their site includes forums with plenty of help and information for foster carers.

Foster carers can also access their local fostering association.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre – Provide free legal advice and information for children, carers and professionals.

The Who Cares? Trust – A charity dedicated to giving children in care a voice.

Family Rights Group – A charity for families involved with or needing children’s services.

Research in Practice – Supporting evidence-informed practice with children and families.

Search for Foster Carer’s Support UK on Facebook


 

Documents

The Care Inquiry: http://thecareinquiry.wordpress.com/ An important report by eight major charities. The main report ‘Making not Breaking’ highlights the importance of relationships.

A statement by The Fostering Network: ‘Position statment on contact with former fostered children’.

Corum Children’s Legal Centre guide to attending court.