Archive for October, 2015

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The Fostering Friends have the following information and advice

Fostering is looking after a child who hasn’t had the greatest start. Fostering is not permanent but sometimes children stay for a long time. Sometimes it’s only for a short time.     Fostering isn’t always as you imagine it. Fostering is…

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If you want to know more about fostering, please read this:

Having someone new come and live with you will have a huge impact on your life. Although your parent/s will be responsible for the children that some to stay, your life will change too, and you will be involved in…

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Fostering Friends Introduction Leaflet

During 2015 as part of the fostering friends group we created this leaflet for foster carers own children who are new to AFA. We wanted to tell them all about fostering. We have been told that all children will be getting…

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Good things & Hard things about Fostering

Good things about fostering – it gives a child a home when they need one. It also gives them a loving family. Hard things – it can get really hard when you have to share your parents with other people….

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5th – 11th of October is the FA Girls Football week

The FA is running Girls’ Football Week to encourage more education institutions to run female-specific football sessions #wecanplay If you are interested in learning more or finding a local Women’s/Girls club to play for then follow this link to find…

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Sharing Mum

In July 1979, when I was 9 years old, my mum gave me the greatest news: my best friend Martin would be coming round to our house every day of the summer holiday! She had told us she was going…

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