Post-adoption support should be a legal right, say Lords

Post-adoption support should be a legal right, say Lords

By Judith Burns BBC News family reporter Adoptive parents in England should have a legal right to support, a House of Lords report argues. Adopted children may have behavioural problems which are not resolved “simply by being adopted”, says the Lords Committee on Adoption Legislation.¬†Adoption service bodies should have “a statutory duty” to provide post-adoption […]

Gay couples encouraged to foster children in Leeds

Gay couples encouraged to foster children in Leeds

22 February 2012 Last updated at 10:33 Gay couples encouraged to foster children in Leeds By Stephanie Barnard BBC News “He stepped into his bedroom and just looked around like he’d gone to Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory: ‘Is this my room?’, he asked.” For Stuart Price and Lee Rennison, it was a moment that highlighted […]

Glasgow Foster Children Foster Carer Recruitment

Glasgow Foster Children Foster Carer Recruitment

Glasgow fostering – City Chambers images spearhead fostering and adoption drive The images will be projected on to the City Chambers in George Square A series of images are to be projected on to Glasgow City Chambers later as part of a campaign to recruit more foster carers and adoptive parents. The images promote the […]

UKIP couple have foster children removed from care

UKIP couple have foster children removed from care

Joyce Thacker, Rotherham Borough Council: ”We had to seriously think about the long-term needs of the children”Continue reading the main story. A couple have had three foster children removed from their care because they belong to the UK Independence Party. Rotherham Borough Council said the children were “not indigenous white British” and that it had […]

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