Monthly Archives: January 2016

Becoming a Foster Carer – Best Decision You Ever Made?

8 January, 2016

Making the decision to become a foster carer is hugely rewarding. You will be providing much needed stability and support to a child or children, in a safe environment. Foster carers will have dedicated themselves to making a difference to children’s lives and have helped them learn and develop. Fostering can also be very challenging […]

What is Fostering? A mother’s perspective.

6 January, 2016

Fostering is someone or more than one person who brings up or looks after a child that is not theirs. Foster carers are so important to those children who do not have a loving home. Clifford House Fostering was established in 1996 and we have extensive experience working with local authorities. Our aim is to […]

Foster Caring in the UK Survey 2015

4 January, 2016

The foster care sector provides a safe place for over 50,000 children in the care of social services each year. According to national statistics, around 1 in 3 or those children are placed by IFAs (Independent Fostering Agencies) and it is up to us to find and vet potential carers before making them available to […]