News from our East Midlands Region

All the news articles from Family Fostercare in the East Midlands region, collected handily for you in one place!

  • #FCF17 Foster Care Fortnight Blog

    #FCF17It's #FCF17 Fostercare Fortnight which is all the excuse we need to ramble on about some of the different aspects of fostering and of becoming a foster carer.

  • FFC Launching Lending Library

    library2 thumbFamily Fostercare are launching a lending library of therapeutic books for our looked-after children, foster carers and foster families across all our offices around the country to use and enjoy.

  • First Child Placed Turns 24

    24 birthday first child placed thumbFFC Director Granville Orange recently celebrated the 24th birthday of the first ever child to be placed with our agency.

  • FFC East Mids Christmas Lunch

    mkxmaslunch thumbFoster carers and the fostering team from our East Midlands office in Milton Keynes enjoyed a very special Christmas lunch together hosted and cooked by our foster carers Phil & Helen Brown.

  • 550 Fostering Households Urgently Needed In East Midlands

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    The Fostering Network today released their 2016 foster carer recruitment targets, with 550 new foster families needed in our region. Could your family be one of them?

  • FFC Joins Bedford Council Appeal

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    Family Fostercare is adding their voice to Bedford Council's appeal today for more people in Bedfordshire to come forward to foster, especially those wanting to foster teenagers; and why they should do it with Family Fostercare.
  • Words of Wisdom from Fostered Teen

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    Stephen, from Northamptonshire, is 18 and this summer he became involved in a campaign to urge people to consider fostering. His words on fostering really get to the heart of what children need from foster carers.
  • "Mum Can You Lend Me Twenty Quid" Stage Production

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    DrugFAM, the charity that supports families affected by drug or alcohol abuse will be performing their stage production of “Mum, Can You Lend Me Twenty Quid” at venues in Buckinghamshire and Northampton this Autumn.