GLF’s Round Up Of Fostering News: October

Every month we find the best news stories about fostering, and social care, and round them up here:

Ninety children taken into care every day

A reflection of the number of children in care and what it means for councils’ plans to continue to protect these children.

We shouldn’t assume that being taken into care means being blighted forever

Thousands of children are in care across the UK, but there is a positive angle to read into these statistics.

More foster carers needed to keep siblings together

The Fostering Network reiterates the importance of keeping siblings together, when taken into care.

Feeling lucky to foster a young refugee

A blog written by foster carers who are currently fostering a teenager from Syria.

If any of these stories have inspired you to find out more about fostering, then just give us a call, we’d be happy to answer all of your questions.