RESOURCES FOR MODERN-DAY
Keen to make the most of your fostering journey? We ‘get it’.
What's Your Link to Fostering?
One thing's for sure; you're unlikely to have landed here by accident! To find information about foster care that's useful and relevant to you, click on one of the links below:
Welcome To Foster Care Matters (FCM)
If we haven't met yet... Hi, I'm Andy Loverock, the founder of Foster Care Matters.
“Our mission is to empower more people to promote positive outcomes for foster children.“
This site is where my small team and I share our combined specialist knowledge about fostering children. The common thread? We understand the challenges of fostering, and want to help you overcome them.
Introduction To Foster Care
The basic concept of foster care is simple, but fostering a child can be complicated. Use these two guides to strengthen your understanding of how the service works!
Could You Foster Children?
If you are unsure whether fostering is for you, the guide below will help you decide. It looks at five common concerns that prospective foster carers often have.
Guide for Prospective Foster Carers
Resources for Foster Carers
If you're a foster carer, here are some of the best places to start: