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)
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 we 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!
Guide to Foster Care
This 6-part guide outlines what foster care is and how the current service works.
Guide to Fostering
This 7-part guide explains the practice and process of fostering children.
Could You Foster Children?
Maybe you've considered fostering but can you imagine yourself doing it? This guide will help you decide.
We've put together a list of five critical things you might want to think about.
Resources for Foster Carers
If you're a foster carer, here are some of the best places to start:
Foster Care Matters
If it's your first time on the site, find out more about Foster Care Matters.
News and Insights
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Guidance and Support
See how you can benefit by becoming part of our online fostering community.
Tools and Know-How
Get access to free resources that will help you with fostering a child.
Whatever point you're at on your 'fostering journey', you'll find valuable insights on our blog.
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