Blog: Fostering

15 ways the Church can support foster and adoptive families through challenges and disruption

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15 ways the Church can support foster and adoptive families through challenges and disruption

Fifteen practical suggestions for providing families with the support they need through challenging times.

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A celebration of fostering and adoption at Birmingham Cathedral

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A celebration of fostering and adoption at Birmingham Cathedral

An evening that celebrated West Midlands foster carers and adopters

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It started with weekends: Ethan's story

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It started with weekends: Ethan's story

Ethan was in short-term foster care waiting for his home for good through long-term fostering. Foster carer Jane shares his story.

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Five things to think about when speaking on adoption and fostering

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Five things to think about when speaking on adoption and fostering

Dr Tim Davy offers five helpful suggestions for anyone preparing to speak on adoption and fostering.

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Five ways to support foster and adoptive families at Christmas

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Five ways to support foster and adoptive families at Christmas

Christmas can be full of joy and festive fun, but also brings difficulties for looked after or adopted children.

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Foster carers, we see you...

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Foster carers, we see you...

Our thank you to all the selfless and wonderful foster carers who go above and beyond to love the children in their care.

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Home for Good response to the Government report ‘Fostering Better Outcomes’

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Home for Good response to the Government report ‘Fostering Better Outcomes’

Following two inquiries, the Government has now responded to all recommendations and has outlined its next steps for improving foster care in England.

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Glimpses of Motherhood: Joy's Story

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Glimpses of Motherhood: Joy's Story

Foster carer Joy shares her heart for welcoming children into her family and being the mother they need.

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Glimpses of Motherhood: Julie's Story

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Glimpses of Motherhood: Julie's Story

Julie offers emergency and respite foster care as a single carer, and she shares her courageous story of responding to the need that grieves her heart.

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Harry's fostering story

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Harry's fostering story

In the first four weeks of his life Harry had lived in three different houses with three different families.

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How does God parent us therapeutically?

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How does God parent us therapeutically?

Exploring themes of therapeutic parenting in the Bible

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John and Paula's story

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John and Paula's story

In their late fifties, John and Paula began caring for a mother and her baby.

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Kendra's story

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Kendra's story

Kendra shares her story of being a single foster carer

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Marie's story

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Marie's story

They needed more short-term carers for teenagers, this is where my life would change forever.

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Prime Minister welcomes church action on fostering and adoption and commends role of Home for Good

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Prime Minister welcomes church action on fostering and adoption and commends role of Home for Good

A review of the Conservative Party Conference annual church service on 30 September 2018.

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Reflections from a Foster Carer: What is right and what is easy

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Reflections from a Foster Carer: What is right and what is easy

A foster carer shares her heart and reflects on her role.

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Sarah and Jeremy's story

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Sarah and Jeremy's story

Sarah and Jeremy had their house altered, giving them space to foster.

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Supporting fostered and adopted children and young people in church groups

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Supporting fostered and adopted children and young people in church groups

Tips and guidelines on how to support fostered and adopted children and young people.

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Ten ways you can support foster carers… written by foster carers

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Ten ways you can support foster carers… written by foster carers

Suggestions from foster carers for ten support ideas specific to fostering.

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The Curtis' fostering story

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The Curtis' fostering story

Our church, family and friends have caught the vision too. We so appreciate it.

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Thoughts of a foster carer: Placement disruption

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Thoughts of a foster carer: Placement disruption

A friend of Home for Good shares honestly and with great courage about the pain and challenge of placement disruption.

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What the Church needs to know about building resilience

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What the Church needs to know about building resilience

Relationships are key to repairing trauma, building attachment and resilience.

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What the Church needs to know about moves

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What the Church needs to know about moves

Why 'moves' matter and how to support foster and adoptive families through times of transition.

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What the Church needs to know about parenting vulnerable children

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What the Church needs to know about parenting vulnerable children

Understanding why and how parenting may need to be different when caring for vulnerable children.

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York families respond to God's heart for young refugees

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York families respond to God's heart for young refugees

The extraordinary story of families in York responding to God's call to open their hearts and homes to young refugees.

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