Foster

This Mum Has Fostered Over 800 Children, But Says She Wanted To Care For More

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Parents

An 80-year-old mum from London has fostered over 800 children in her Wembley home. Birdie McDonald, already had three biological children when she fir...

These Foster Carers Want You To Know What It's Like Looking After Children

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Parents

Every year, tens of thousands of children across the UK need foster carers because they are no longer able to live with their own families. According...

How Combining Fostering and Adopting Provided My Son With the Loving Care He Needed as a Baby

Phil Smith1 | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Parents
Phil Smith1

We had to approach this process appreciating that if it was possible, it would be the first choice for any baby. We would know we had been a vital safety net for the child, that we had minimised upheaval in the child's life and provided stability and love.