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'Huge Surge' in numbers of children in care

— October 20, 2017

Last week, concerning details came to light through various news outlets regarding a ‘huge surge’ in the number of children in care. 

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The Role of a Placement Officer

— October 4, 2017

Wondering what we're up to?  Take a look at our summary of a day in the life of a Placement Officer...

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Foster Carers Urgently Needed!

— September 22, 2017

Do you have a spare bedroom?  Do you have a full driving license and car?  Have you thought about becoming a Foster Carer?

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Secure Base Training Day

— September 19, 2017

On Wednesday 13th September, Family Care foster carers and staff from all services travelled from as far as Fleetwood in Lancashire to attend Secure Base training in Stoke with Secure Base Co-Founder Gillian Schofield.  

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Foster Carers Needed in Lancashire

— September 15, 2017

Earlier this week, the Lancashire Evening Post highlighted concerns regarding a shortage of Foster Carers in the Lancashire area...

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Summer Holiday PGL

— August 1, 2017

What makes Family Care Fostering different to other fostering agencies? Well, for one, each year we organise and facilitate a PGL Adventure Summer Camp for children and young people.It’s great fun for young people and a welcome short break for foster carers.

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Eden House is Outstanding!

— April 21, 2017

Congratulations to the team at Eden House - they've been rated Outstanding in all categories on their latest inspection. Well done team!

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Therapy Village Access School

— April 11, 2017

Wow! It's exciting times once more at our fantastic school in rural Shropshire...

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Pancake Recipe

— February 28, 2017

Pancake (Shrove) Tuesday signals the start of the countdown towards Easter. Here’s our recipe for some damn fine pancakes…we hope you enjoy!

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Access is Good!

— October 6, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Ofsted have this week published their latest Inspection Report on our fabulous school in rural Shropshire...

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