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Transforming Foster Carer Recruitment conference 2013 presentations Further reading 2013
A decade of change Newsletters 2011
A Kitchen Table Revolution Publications 2014
A National Voice Useful links
A Short Introduction to Promoting Resilience in Children (Colby Pearce) Reviews 2014
A Stronger Voice Newsletters 2010-2013
A stronger voice: building foster care associations Publications 2009
About the Fostering Network's recommended minimum allowances Reports 2007
Addas i Faethu?: Proffil o Ofal Maeth a Gofalwyr Maeth yng Nghymru Reports 2003
Adoption and Fostering: tackling delay Past consultations 2012
Advisory Centre for Education Useful links
Alcohol: information for foster carers Good practice guidance 2007
All about fostering Publications 2009
All you need to know: family and friends foster care 2011 (information for foster carers in England) Publications 2011
All You Need to Know: Fostering Regulations, Guidance and NMS 2011 (England) Publications 2011
Allegations against foster carers Publications 2009
Allegations against foster carers: pay and policies during an investigation Reports 2011
Allegations in foster care: foster carers' experiences Reports 2006
Allegations: policy and recommendations
Allowances survey results 2012
Amy's Diary Publications 2008
Annual reports Reports 2014
Attachment Publications 2008
Attachment activity sheet Publications 2009
Attracting and keeping carers Further reading 2010
Attracting and Keeping Carers newsletter Newsletters 2013
Awgrymiadau a Chynghorion ar gyfer Recriwtio Gofalwyr Cefnogol Good practice guidance 2006
BAAF Useful links
Be my parent Useful links
Behaviour Publications 2009
Behaviour activity sheet Publications 2009
Benefits Publications 2013
Benefits and tax credits 2013 Publications 2013
Best practice guidance on the transfer of foster carers in Northern Ireland Good practice guidance 2012
Board minutes and papers Reports
Booktrust Useful links
Briefing on Staying Put Amendment Further reading
Briefing on Staying Put Amendment
Briefing on supported lodgings for vulnerable young people aged 16-24 The Fostering Network's position 2011
Briefing on the spending review 2010 The Fostering Network's position 2010
Briefing paper on the Children and Families Bill Further reading 2013
Bursting at the seams: impact on fostering services on the rise of children going into care 2009-2010 Reports 2010
CAFCASS Useful links
Can't afford to foster Reports 2007
Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) Useful links
Care Inquiry - information about participants Further reading 2013
Care Inquiry - Letter to the Rt Hon David Cameron MP Prime Minister Further reading 2012
Care Inquiry April 2013 Full Report Reports 2013
Care Leavers' Association Useful links
Caring about confidence workshop Training materials 2012
Caring about looked after children’s education entitlements workshops Training materials 2012
Caring for a child who has suffered abuse or neglect Further reading 2011
Caring for a young person aged 18+: financial implications Publications 2009
Caring for children with disabilities: full report Reports 2009
Caring for children with disabilities: summary Reports 2009
Caring for our children: the foster carers’ perspective Reports 2004
Caring for our children: the fostering agencies’ perspective Reports 2004
Caring for our children: training needs Reports 2004
Changes to regulations relevant to England fostering services Good practice guidance 2013
Charity Commission Useful links
Child Accident Prevention Trust Useful links
ChildLine Useful links
Children (Leaving Care) Act 2000 Useful links
Children Act 1989 Useful links
Children Act 2004 Useful links
Children and Young People (Scotland) Bill - Written Evidence to the Education and Culture Committee of the Scottish Parliament, July 2013 Current consultations 2013
Children and Young Persons Act 2008 Useful links
Children England Useful links
Children First Aid - British Red Cross Useful links
Children in foster care respond to the consultation on the Children and Young People Bill in Scotland Consultation responses 2012
Children in Wales Useful links
Children Order Series of Regulations and Guidance Volume 3: Family Placements and Private Fostering Useful links
Children's hearings (Scotland): a foster carer's guide Good practice guidance 2005
Children's Law Centre Useful links
Children's Safety Education Foundation Useful links
Citizen's Advice Bureau Useful links
City and Guilds Useful links
Code of practice Publications 2005
Code of practice: Scotland Publications 2004
Combining Fostering and Other Work Reports 2014
Contact Publications 2008
Contact Further reading 2011
Contact activity sheet Publications 2009
Coram Children's Legal Centre Useful links
Could you foster? leaflet Publications 2007
Current policy and practice for the support of sons and daughters of foster carers Reports 2010
CWDC Useful links
Dealing with a fostering breakdown Publications 2009
Delegated authority decision support tool Good practice guidance 2011
Department for Education Useful links
Department for Education consultation on care planning following remand: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
Department for Education consultation on contact arrangements for children in care: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
Department for Education consultation on delegation of Social Services functions: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
Department for Education consultation on placing of children in sibling groups for adoption: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
Department for Education consultation on supervision: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
Department of Health Useful links
Developing Your Social Media Presence: A guide to utilising social media tools for use in foster carer recruitment 2014
DfE consultation on adoption and fostering proposals: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
DfE consultation on improving permanence for looked after children: response from The Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
DfE consultation on Knowledge and Skills for Child and Family Social Work: Response from The Fostering Network Consultation responses 2014
DfE consultation on reforming children's homes care: response from The Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
DfE consultation on Statutory Guidance on Children who run away or go missing: response from The Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
DfE consultation on the Care Planning regulations: response from The Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
DfE consultation on the revised safeguarding statutory guidance: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
Direct marketing Good practice guidance 2007
Disabilities Further reading 2010
Disability Alliance Useful links
Disability living allowance Good practice guidance 2010
Disclosure and Barring - implications for foster care Further reading 2013
Don't Move Me: young people staying put with foster carers Publications 2013
Don’t you forget about me: a guide to developing a peer support group for the sons and daughters of foster carers Good practice guidance 2011
Drugs and young people in foster care Good practice guidance 2008
DWP Universal Credit briefing note for foster carers Further reading 2011
Dylan's Story Publications 2013
Dylan's Story - book review Reviews 2013
Edexcel Useful links
Educating assertively workshop Training materials 2012
Education Publications 2008
Education activity sheet Publications 2009
Education for looked after children in Wales Good practice guidance 2012
Education of looked-after children and young people Further reading 2011
Engaging the media Further reading 2014
Evaluation of the Letterbox Club in Northern Ireland Reports 2011
Every Disabled Child Matters Useful links
Faces of foster care Publications 2007
Factsheet: Our vision and ambition Further reading 2013
Factsheet: What is Head, Heart, Hands? Further reading 2013
Factsheet: What is social pedagogy? Further reading 2013
Family and friends Further reading 2011
Family and friends as carers Reports 2003
Family finding services Further reading 2010
Family Rights Group Useful links
FAQ: Fostering approval process Further reading 2014
FAQ: Fostering assessment and approval process (DfE) Further reading 2014
Fees for foster carers Reports 2004
Financial matters for foster carers Further reading 2010
Fit to foster?: a profile of foster care and foster carers in Wales Reports 2003
Focus: regs and standards special Newsletters 2011
Forgotten voices Reports 2008
Foster care and smoking: joint position statement The Fostering Network's position 2009
Foster care and smoking: policy and recommendations The Fostering Network's position 2009
Foster Care Fortnight 2013 workshop presentations Training materials 2013
Foster Care Fortnight photography permission form Further reading 2013
Foster care placement Publications 2009
Foster care relief Useful links
Foster carer accommodation survey Current consultations 2014
Foster carer charter: sample charter Good practice guidance 2011
Foster carer peer mentoring: good practice guidelines Good practice guidance 2008
Foster carers' charter: putting it into practice Good practice guidance 2011
Fostering a child under five Publications 2007
Fostering a child who has been sexually abused Publications 2009
Fostering a teenager Publications 2007
Fostering agencies and fostering services dataset Statistics 2010
Fostering Assessment Progress Sheet Training materials 2013
Fostering Changes (managing difficult behaviour) Good practice guidance 2011
Fostering families: supporting sons and daughters of foster families The Fostering Network's position 2008
Fostering higher education: success in Wales Reports 2012
Fostering higher education: success in Wales Reports 2012
Fostering in a digital world: a common sense guide Publications 2013
Fostering in a Digital World: Top Tips Further reading 2013
Fostering in Scotland newsletter Newsletters 2001-2014
Fostering Network consultation about the Government’s proposals for England: Improving Permanence for Looked After Children Past consultations 2013
Fostering News (England) Newsletters 2011-2013
Fostering News (Wales) Newsletters 2005-2013
Fostering News Northern Ireland Newsletters 2014
Fostering provision for looked after young parents Good practice guidance 2008
Fostering services: national minimum standards Useful links
Fostering Through Social Enterprise Useful links
Fostering: 10 years on - report Reports 2012
FRANK Useful links
Frank Buttle Trust Useful links
From 'leaving care' to 'transition to adulthood' Reports 2008
Get in the frame ideas Further reading 2013
Get in the frame: Foster Care Fortnight™ 2013 Publications 2013
Getting involved with Foster Care Fortnight 2014 Further reading 2014
Getting the support they need: findings of a survey of foster carers in the UK Reports 2009
Going to court Publications 2007
Good practice guidelines on the recruitment of foster carers Publications 2004
Grandparents' Association Useful links
Grandparents' Plus Useful links
Guidance on Looked After Children (Scotland) Regulations 2009 and the Adoption and Children (Scotland) Act 2007 Useful links 2010
Hackney Corporate Parenting Service – New Ways of Working Good practice guidance 2011
Hand to mouth: understanding behaviour Podcasts 2011
Hands On Scotland Useful links
Head, Heart and Hands Good practice guidance 2011
Head, Heart and Hands: scoping report Reports 2012
Head, Heart, Hands - an exciting first year Further reading 2014
Head, Heart, Hands - positive signs at the halfway point Further reading 2014
Head, Heart, Hands: introductory leaflet Further reading 2013
Head, Heart, Hands: programme overview Further reading 2012
Health Publications 2009
Health activity sheet Publications 2009
Health and looked-after children Further reading 2010
Health and Social Care Fostering (Northern Ireland) Useful links
Heart of the matter: supporting family contact for fostered children - contact planning tool Good practice guidance 2011
Heart of the matter: supporting family contact for fostered children - handbook Good practice guidance 2011
Heart of the matter: supporting family contact for fostered children - training course Training materials 2011
Heart of the matter: supporting family contact for fostered children resources Good practice guidance 2011
Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Education (HMIE) Useful links
Highs and lows: the role of the male foster carer Podcasts 2011
HIV and AIDS Publications 2007
HM Revenue & Customs Useful links
HMRC's e-learning package for foster carers Useful links 2012
Home from home: developments in supported lodgings provision for young people Reports 2009
House of Lords select committee on adoption legislation: response from the Fostering Network The Fostering Network's position 2012
Housing benefit and foster care briefing The Fostering Network's position 2011
Housing Benefit Debate 27 February 2013
Housing Benefit Letter 6 March 2013 The Fostering Network's position
Impact report 2009-2010 Reports 2010
Improving effectiveness in foster care recruitment Reports 2006
Improving effectiveness in foster care recruitment: summary Reports 2006
Improving the educational achievements of looked after children Reports 2006
Improving the educational achievements of looked after children: summary Reports 2006
Income tax and national insurance Publications 2013
Independent Review Mechanism (Adoption and Fostering) Useful links
Independent Support Services leaflet 2014
Induction training programme for volunteer mentors Reports 2005
Information about the Department for Education consultation on improving permanence for looked after children Further reading 2013
Information for parents of children in foster care: delegated authority Good practice guidance 2011
Inquiry into Assisting Young People into Work: Response from The Fostering Network Consultation responses 2014
Insurance and foster care Publications 2009
Introducing foster care Further reading 2010
IRM Cymru Useful links 2010
Kids who foster Useful links
Kidz Biz magazine Newsletters 2011
Know your rights, know your benefits: a guide for young people in and from care Useful links 2014
Laws and legislation Further reading 2010
Leading Our Lives website Useful links
Learning and development: policy and recommendations The Fostering Network's position 2009
Learning and development: summary of issues The Fostering Network's position 2009
Learning as they go Reports 2009
Learning together: learning from each other Reports 2009
Leaving care Further reading 2010
leavingcare.org Useful links
Legal Protection Insurance: Household members' user guide 2014
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans carers Further reading 2011
Letter to foster carers from Edward Timpson MP Further reading 2012
Life story work Further reading 2010
Like everyone else: delegated authority film Video 2011
Like Everyone Else: executive summary Reports 2012
Like everyone else: full report of the delegated authority project Reports 2011
Like everyone else: summary report of the delegated authority project Reports 2011
LILAC: leading improvements for looked after children Reports 2007
List of supported lodgings schemes Reports 2011
Living in foster care: a guide for children Publications 2007
Living in foster care: a guide for young people Publications 2007
Local Authority Fostering Service - Benchmark Report 2012/13 Reports 2013
Long-term foster care Publications 2008
Long-term foster care in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: views from members of the Fostering Network Reports 2014
Long-term foster care policy paper The Fostering Network's position 2007
Long-term foster care policy paper (executive summary) The Fostering Network's position 2007
Love fostering - need pay Reports 2010
Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) Useful links
Lower spending, poorer service Reports 2012
Making sense of money Good practice guidance 2010
Maltreatment and allegations of maltreatment in foster care: a review of the evidence Reports 2010
Managing allegations and serious concerns Good practice guidance 2006
Managing allegations and serious concerns: appendix Good practice guidance 2006
Managing behaviour Further reading 2010
Managing initial enquiries to a fostering service Good practice guidance 2007
Materials for children Further reading 2010
Maximising media coverage Further reading 2013
Medical matters Publications 2008
Medical treatment card Publications 2005
Meeting the Training, Support and Development Standards for Foster Care toolkit Good practice guidance 2010
Memorandum and Articles of Association 2010
Men are good foster carers too: supporting male foster carers and inspiring confidence Good practice guidance 2011
Men in foster care Further reading 2010
Men who care: experiences and reflections from male foster carers Good practice guidance 2010
MENCAP Useful links
Mental health and looked-after children Further reading 2010
Mentoring Further reading 2010
More than a room: Supported lodgings conference report Reports 2011
Moving forward with delegated authority Training materials 2011
Moving on from foster care: policy and recommendations The Fostering Network's position 2007
Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care Further reading 2010
Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care prevention in practice Good practice guidance 2011
My book about me Publications 1992
My family fosters Publications 2008
National care standards: foster care and family placement services (Scotland) Useful links
National Literacy Trust Useful links
National minimum maintenance allowances for foster carers 2011-2014 (Wales) Reports 2011
National Minimum Standards 2002 to 2011: what has changed? Reports 2011
National Minimum Standards for Fostering Services (Wales) Useful links
NDCS Useful links
New Higher education guide for foster carers in Wales 2012
NHS Direct Useful links
NICE consultation on the draft quality standard for social care: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
No time to lose Reports 2006
Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People Useful links
NSPCC Useful links
Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) Useful links
Ofsted Useful links
Ofsted consultation on arrangements for the inspection of services for children looked after and care leavers: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
Ofsted consultation on arrangements for the inspection of services for looked after children and care leavers: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
Ofsted consultation on good independent fostering provision: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2013
Ofsted consultation on inspections: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2011
Ofsted's guidance on foster carers who also provide childcare Good practice guidance 2010
Our family, your family Further reading 2013
Our story: Head, Heart, Hands Further reading 2013
Parental responsibility Good practice guidance 2007
Parental responsibility and delegated authority: faqs Good practice guidance 2011
Parenting fund project report Reports 2006
Participation Further reading 2010
Pathways through fostering: complete set Publications 2009
Pathways through fostering: training guide Publications 2010
Pay: policy and recommendations The Fostering Network's position 2009
Pay: summary of issues The Fostering Network's position 2009
Permanence Further reading 2011
Permanence for children in the care system The Fostering Network's position 2014
Permanence for children in the care system Past consultations 2013
PINs - Exemptions (England) PINs 2014
Planning for foster care associations Further reading 2010
Position statement on contact with former fostered children The Fostering Network's position 2013
Position statement on managing vacancies The Fostering Network's position 2013
Position statement: Children and Young Persons Bill briefing The Fostering Network's position 2008
Preparation for adult life Publications 2003
Prepared to care Publications 2006
Presumptions and assumptions: caring for a child with special needs Podcasts 2011
Professional development Further reading 2010
Promoting self-esteem and resilience Further reading 2010
Protecting children, supporting foster carers Good practice guidance 2009
Providing more than a room: guide to benefits, tax and insurance Good practice guidance 2011
Publications, training and development - England 2013 Publications 2013
Quality assurance support package Publications 2012
Radar Useful links
Record keeping Publications 2009
Recruiting support carers Good practice guidance 2007
Recruiting the foster care workforce of the future: a guide for fostering services Good practice guidance 2010
Recruitment and retention of foster carers project Reports 2009
Recruitment and retention of foster carers project: initial report Reports 2008
Recruitment targets position statement The Fostering Network's position
Reflections on fostering: views from men who care Podcasts 2011
Reinforcing networks Reports 2010
Reinforcing networks: executive summary Reports 2010
Rented accommodation, housing benefit and fostering: a briefing paper on current policy issues Further reading 2012
Responding to allegations against foster carers Good practice guidance 2010
Responding to allegations against foster carers The Fostering Network's position 2008
Review: 1-2-3 Magic (Training your children to do what you want) (Thomas W Phelan Ph.D) Reviews 2014
Review: Ages and Stages: A Parent’s Guide to Normal Childhood Development (Dr. Charles E. Schaefer and Theresa Foy DiGeronimo) Reviews
Review: All dogs have ADHD (Kathy Hoopman) Reviews
Review: Anger Management Games for Children (Deborah M. Plummer) Reviews
Review: Bullying: A Parent’s Guide by Jennifer Thomson (Jennifer Thomson) Reviews 2014
Review: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Child Trauma and Abuse (Jacqueline S. Feather and Kevin R. Ronan) Reviews
Review: Communication Skills for Working with Children and Young People: Introducing Social Pedagogy (Pat Petrie) Reviews
Review: Confident Children (Gael Lindenfield) Reviews
Review: Creating Loving Attachments: Parenting with PACE to Nurture Confidence and Security in the Troubled Child (Kim S. Golding and Daniel A Hughes) Reviews 2014
Review: Driven to Distraction (Edward M.Hallowell & John J. Ratey) Reviews 2014
Review: Everything a child needs to know about ADHD (Dr. C R Yemula) Reviews 2014
Review: Facing up to Facebook: A survival guide for adoptive families (BAAF) (Eileen Fursland) Reviews 2014
Review: Fostering in a Digital World: a common sense guide (Maria Boffey) Reviews 2014
Review: Helping Children Cope with Bullying (Sarah Lawson) Reviews
Review: Helping Children Cope with the Loss of a Loved One: A Guide for Grownups (William C. Kroen) Reviews
Review: Helping your anxious child (Dr David Lewis) Reviews 2014
Review: How to Handle Bullies, Teasers, and Other Meanies: A Book That Takes the Nuisance Out of Name Calling and Other Nonsense (Kate Cohen-Posey) Reviews 2014
Review: I Never Get Anything: How to Keep Your Kids from Running Your Life (Thomas W. Phelan) Reviews 2014
Review: It was that one moment (Dan Hughes) Reviews
Review: NCT Successful Potty Training (Heather Welford) Reviews
Review: New Toddler Taming: A Parent’s Guide to the First Four Years (Dr Christopher Green) Reviews
Review: Raising Happy Children (Jan Parker and Jan Stimpson) Reviews 2014
Review: Self-Esteem for Girls: 100 Tips for Raising Happy and Confident Children (Elizabeth Hartley-Brewer) Reviews
Review: So Young So Sad So listen Reviews
Review: Social Work Reclaimed Edited (Steve Goodman and Isabelle Trowler) Reviews
Review: Solving Children’s Sleep Problems (Lyn Quine) Reviews 2014
Review: Storytelling with Children (Nancy Mellon) Reviews 2014
Review: Taming the Dragon in your Child: Solutions for breaking the cycle of family anger (Canada Wiley) Reviews
Review: Teeth are not for Biting (Elizabeth Verdick) Reviews 2014
Review: Temper Temper! (Norman Silver) Reviews 2014
Review: The House of Tiny Tearaways (Tanya Byron) Reviews 2014
Review: The Huge Bag of Worries Reviews
Review: The Incredible Years (Caroline Webster-Stratton) Reviews 2014
Review: The Sleep Book for Tired Parents (Rebecca Huntley and Kathleen Kerr) Reviews
Review: The Tipping Points: What professionals should recognise as the social impact of ADHD (Phil Anderton PhD) Reviews 2014
Review: Using Story Telling as a Therapeutic Tool (Margot Sutherland) Reviews
Review: What every parent needs to know: The remarkable effects of love nurture and play on your child’s development (Margot Sunderland) Reviews 2014
Review: What shall we cook today? (Ryland Peters and Small) Reviews
Review: What to expect – the toddler years (Heidi Murkoff) Reviews 20104
Review: What’s Happening to Me? (Usborne) Reviews
Review: Wise guides: Bullying (Michele Elliot) Reviews
Reviews and meetings Publications 2009
REVO Newsletters 2010
Safer Caring: a new approach Publications 2012
Scotland in-house Learning and Development leaflet 2013 Training materials 2013
Scotland's Commissioner for Children and Young People Useful links
Scottish Child Law Centre Useful links
Scottish Commission for the regulation of care Useful links
Scottish government consultation on the Children and Young People Bill: response from the Fostering Network Consultation responses 2012
Separation and loss Further reading 2011
Setting up and delivering support care services Good practice guidance 2009
Sex and relationships Further reading 2010
Shared Care Network Useful links
Shopping trip: views from men who care Podcasts 2011
Siblings Further reading 2010
Smoking: information for foster carers Good practice guidance 2011
So you Foster? Top Tips Good practice guidance 2013
Social Media Guide Training materials 2012
Social networking Further reading 2011
Social networking and Facebook Good practice guidance 2010
Social Pedagogy UK Useful links 2014
Social Skills Games for Children (Deborah M. Plummer) Reviews 2014
Sons & Daughters campaign 'Thank You' card 2012
Sons & Daughters campaign toolkit 2012
Sons & Daughters charter Further reading 2013
Sons & Daughters pack 2014
Sons and daughters of foster carers Further reading 2011
Sons and daughters of foster carers respond to the Children and Young People Bill in Scotland Consultation responses 2012
Special guardianship Publications 2007
Special guardianship Further reading 2010
Special Guardianship (Wales) Regulations 2005 Useful links
Special guardianship information from BAAF Useful links
Special Guardianship Regulations 2005 Useful links
Sponsoring charities Further reading 2013
Standards, regulations and guidance (England) Further reading 2011
Statistics on children in care Statistics 2011
Statistics on Looked After Children in Northern Ireland Statistics 2011
Statistics on Looked After Children in Scotland Statistics 2011
Statistics on Looked After Children in Wales Statistics 2011
Statistics on looked-after children in England Statistics 2011
Status and authority: policy and recommendations The Fostering Network's position 2009
Status and authority: summary of issues The Fostering Network's position 2009
Staying safe Further reading 2010
Stella: a story of caring and sharing Publications 2010
Stepping out Publications 2002
Still Our Children Reports 2013
Storytelling guide Publications 2012
Substance misuse Further reading 2010
Summary of Scotland children and young people survey 2012
Support Care bibliotherapy book-list Further reading
Support care case studies Case studies 2011-12
Support care newsletter Newsletters 2013
Support Care Policy and Procedures Guidelines Good practice guidance 2013
Support care Wales: end of project report Reports 2008
Support care: a caring attitude Good practice guidance 2008
Support care: the preventative face of foster care Reports 2008
Support care: the preventative face of foster care: summary Reports 2007
Support care: what's it all about? Further reading 2012
Support to foster carers Reports 2007
Support: policy and recommendations The Fostering Network's position 2009
Support: summary of issues The Fostering Network's position 2009
Supported lodgings and young people leaving care: literature review Reports 2008
Supported lodgings learning and development modules Training materials 2011
Supported lodgings report Reports 2007
Supported lodgings schemes and care leavers' survey Reports 2009
Supported lodgings: good practice guide Good practice guidance 2011
Supporting children through the asylum process: information for foster carers Publications 2009
Supporting educational outcomes
Supporting foster families workbook Good practice guidance 2010
Supporting placement planning: handbook on delegated authority Good practice guidance 2011
Tackling child poverty and improving life chances: consulting on a new approach Consultation responses 2011
TaxAid Useful links
Telling my story Good practice guidance 2008
The age of foster care Reports 2009
The Challenging Behaviour Foundation Useful links
The Children Act 1989 Publications 2007
The Children's Commissioner for England Useful links
The Children's Commissioner for Wales Useful links
The cost of foster care Reports 2005
The Foster Carers' Charter: making it real Good practice guidance 2011
The Foster Placement (Children) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996 Useful links
The Fostering Network membership survey 2011 Reports 2011
The Fostering Network's Briefing on Housing Benefit March 2013
The Fostering Network's recommended minimum allowances for 2015-16 Good practice guidance 2014
The Fostering of Children (Scotland) Regulations 1996 Useful links
The Fostering Services (Amendment) Regulations 2008 Useful links 2008
The Fostering Services (Amendment) Regulations 2009 Useful links 2009
The Fostering Services (Wales) Regulations 2003 Useful links
The fostering team Publications 2007
The Induction Framework for Foster Care and Short Break Care Useful links 2014
The Looked After Children (Scotland) Regulations 2009 Useful links
The motivations to foster: a toolkit for fostering services Good practice guidance 2012
The National Teaching & Advisory Service Useful links
The skills to foster assessment: applying to foster: an applicant's guide to the assessment process Publications 2010
The skills to foster assessment: assessing foster carers: a panel member's guide Publications 2011
The skills to foster assessment: assessing foster carers: a social worker's guide Publications 2010
The skills to foster assessment: CD-ROM Publications 2010
The Skills to Foster Leaders’ Guide (2nd ed.): Appendix 5 Good practice guidance 2013
The Skills to Foster third edition FAQs Further reading 2014
The skills to foster: complete course pack Publications 2009
The skills to foster: DVD Publications 2009
The skills to foster: leaders' guide Publications 2009
The skills to foster: record and resource book Publications 2009
The skills to foster: supplementary training resources CD ROM Publications 2009
The Social Pedagogy Development Network Useful links 2014
The views and recommendations of children and young people involved in the Care Inquiry Further reading 2013
The Who Cares? Trust Useful links
Thrive: the newsletter for young people Newsletters 2005-2013
To the House of Lords 2013
Together for Change press pack
Transfer of Foster Carers Protocol England (2014) 2014
Transfer of foster carers protocol: Scotland Good practice guidance 2007
UK national standards for foster care Publications 1999
Unaccompanied aslyum seekers and refugees Further reading 2010
Understanding permanence for looked after children by Janet Boddy Further reading 2013
Unit Costs of Support Care 2013
Update to the Cost of Foster Care report Reports 2010
Update to the Cost of Foster Care: briefing Reports 2010
Useful websites relating to Support Care Useful links 2013
Using technology safely Further reading 2011
Video Interactive Guidance project: Getting to know your foster child Good practice guidance 2011
Voice Useful links
Voices from care Publications 2003
Voices from care: summary Reports 2003
We are not invisible Video 2014
Welcoming the fostered child Publications 2009
What is fostering? Publications 2007
Working with social workers Publications 2009
Young parents Further reading 2010
Young parents in foster care: finance Good practice guidance 2009
YoungMinds Useful links