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Foster carer's stories
No one can tell you more about being a foster carer, and the rewards it brings, better than our foster carers.
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"I am a single parent foster carer, I don’t have a partner. There are some parts of my role that are actually so much easier being a single carer, I don’t have to consider my partner in any decisions I make."Watch Gill's story
“I love the challenge of fostering. I would say that most of the kids that come into care, although they might have loads of different behavioural issues…basically what it comes down to is just love.”Watch Iain's story
“Christmas, birthdays such like, we’ve got a calendar there on the wall and there’s 39 children that we still keep in- keep in contact with and their birthday dates are on the wall.”Watch Richard's story