Here at Fostering People, we want to provide the most up to date guides and advice to support carers that foster children. Our guides are designed to help you to strengthen your understanding of fostering.
Download our guide, Getting Started: A Complete Guide to the Fostering Process to find out what’s involved in fostering a child, how to go about it and what to expect.Read More
7 Amazing reasons to foster a child with disabilities
April 22 2022
Around 7/10 looked-after children have special needs, compared to 2 in 10 of all children.
Fostering an autistic child when you have birth children at home
March 28 2022
In this guide, we’ll show you how to make fostering an autistic child with birth children a success.
8 questions to help you decide which foster agency to choose
March 14 2022
To help you decide which fostering agency you should choose, we’ve broken down the eight most important questions you need to consider.
5 tips: how to transition a foster child into your home
March 7 2022
In this guide, you’ll find simple and easy-to-follow tips to help make this process as smooth and stress-free as possible.
5 Tips to Help a Foster Child Obsessed with Food
February 10 2022
Before living with their foster family, many children in care didn’t know when their next meal was coming. This trauma can see them develop food obsession disorder symptoms, such as hoarding, bingeing or stealing. Here are 5 tips to help your foster child forge a healthy relationship with food.
The impact of fostering on birth children & 6 tips for success
February 1 2022
Becoming a foster parent isn’t a decision you make on a whim. There are many things to consider and it’s important to include the whole household from the start. Which is why the decision can feel even more loaded when you have to think about the impact of fostering on birth children. Ensuring the wellbeing of your birth children will be a number one priority, but your other main priority is to provide your foster child with the best care possible. It may sound daunting, but when it’s done right, it’ll be worth it.
Take your first step to becoming a foster parent today
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