Keep learning with Podcasts
We love podcasts because they are so convenient, accessible and a great way to help us on our path to life long learning. One of the 5 ways to wellbeing. Find out more and see which current podcasts we recommend.
Often when we think of learning, especially as foster parents we imagine attending training or being head down in our e-learning system - Learnative. This undoubtable has its place and is absolutely where to go to enhance your fostering knowledge and skills, but in our keep learning series we want to promote the idea of learning more generally.
So in this blog, we want to give a shout out to the humble podcast. We love them because they are so convenient, accessible on any smart device or speaker you have access to on demand content whenever you want it. Meaning you can listen whilst walking the dog, driving in the car or anywhere else that takes your fancy.
There are podcasts for everything: news, entertainment, storytelling and education allowing you to explore different interests and perhaps new areas of interest you haven’t previously considered.
Here are just some of the podcasts we love and why:
There are literally thousands of podcasts available at the touch of a button, whatever you are into, they’ll be great series that’s almost feels hand-picked for you.
Fostering People embark on '5 Ways to Wellbeing'
March 1 2023
Over the last few months we have devoted some of the time discussing Wellbeing and its importance for us not only as professionals working in a stressful environment, but also as human beings navigating our way through the complexities of the modern world. At Fostering People we are dedicating 2023 to the '5 Ways to Wellbeing', join us as we embark on our journey and let's feel good together.
How to incorporate Mindfulness into your daily life
March 3 2023
We’ve all heard of mindfulness, and have heard that it’s good for us. But as foster parents, with children to care for, places to be, meetings to go to, recordings to get down, shopping to get and 100 other jobs each and every day - how do you find precious moments for yourself to be mindful?
Connecting with others – How to improve your mental health
May 15 2023
Fostering People's Wellbeing series continues, this time we discuss the importance of relationships and how connecting with others improves not only our mental health but our physical health too.
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