Foster Care Fortnight 2023 – Louise’s Story! Welcome to Foster Care Fortnight 2023! Over the next two weeks, we’ll be highlighting the #FosteringCommunities and all the amazing work they do to ensure foster children feel safe, loved and cared for. At Unity Foster Care, we pride ourselves on creating a family-feel, supportive community with children’s […]
Sophie & Teddy! Sophie is a bright and energetic seven year old who loves nothing more than spending time with her little brother Teddy. Unfortunately, both of Sophie’s parents have battled with substance misuse for many years and have struggled to give both children the love, attention and care they need. Both children have suffered
How to support your foster child exploring their gender identity or sexuality As a foster carer, you’ll want to provide the best possible support to your foster child as they develop and grow, and their sexuality or gender identity may be something they struggle with. To celebrate pride month, we’ve put together 5 ways you
Today’s global celebrations post is all about Eid! There are two types of Eid celebrated each year, but we’re going to discuss just one version in this post. EID AL-FITR WHAT ‘Eid al-Fitr’, which translates to ‘festival of breaking of the fast’, is the first of the two Eids celebrated by Muslims every year around
Welcome to another unusual and frankly random post. In the lead up to Christmas celebrations this year, Unity is going global. We’re going around the world in 40 days! No, not in the literal Jackie Chan sense…but better! Every week we’re celebrating celebrations – in other words, we’re going to post about a particular festivity
Happy Monday! We’ve got an extra special blog post for you today. We know, we spoil you. Today, we’re going behind the scenes at Unity Foster Care. We’re giving you an exclusive, backstage look at everything from how Unity was set up, and what happens day-to-day. Special thanks to our fabulous team members, Lisa, Debbie
Undoubtedly, blogs are a very useful source of information for foster carers and potential foster carers. We love reading blogs, and writing a blog for that matter – so we’ve compiled a list of the best foster care orientated blogs and articles. We hope you find this round-up as helpful as we did!
Happy Friday! Welcome back to our regular feature in which we attempt to uncover and factually answer some common misconceptions surrounding the foster care process. Today’s myth we’re busting this Friday is: ‘I can’t foster because I’m single’. To foster you don’t need to be married or be in a relationship. You can be single,