This online guide offers quick and easy access to knowledge about foster care practice. It is designed to enable practitioners, carers, teams and services to think creatively about their work to benefit foster children and young people.
Training resources and services
Part of Co-production
This guide provides information about involving service users and carers in the development of the social work degree programme. It includes what we know is working well in practice and provides directions to more information. (Published: 2004)
This knowledge review looks at why people foster, how to retain foster carers, how fostering can help children and young people and what fostering agencies can learn from carers, children and birth families. It describes what knowledge is available, highlights the evidence that has emerged and draws practice points from the evidence.