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From foster care to fishing extraordinaire – David’s Story – Foster Parents Article

David Duff (left) donating two brand new fishing rods to Swiis Education Worker, Sandy McLeod. This summer in Dundee, Education Worker Sandy Mcleod has been supporting children and young people through outdoor activities.Sandy introduced our young people to 1:1 fly fishing coaching at the beautiful Ledyatt Fishery, run by owner David Duff.Over several visits to the fishery, Sandy discovered that David had a story of his own to share with people in care….With a calming nature, David welcomes everyone he…

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Great Manchester Run | A 10k Challenge for Team Lorimer | Foster Care Fortnight – Foster Parents Article

Posted on 24th May 2019 by Beth Owen This past Sunday, some members of Team Lorimer took part in the 10k Great Manchester Run. Their aim was to help raise vital funds for The Fostering Network charity. They chose to run in aid of The Fostering Network as they are a charity very close to our hearts. Team Lorimer were also joined by two young superstars, Claire’s daughter and one of our young people in placement! The 10k run took place during…

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Fundraising For The Fostering Network – Foster Parents Article

Posted on 8th May 2019 by Beth Owen This year, a couple of team members from Lorimer Fostering, along with some other friends, will be taking part in the Great Manchester 10k Run! Through doing this we are hoping to raise funds for a charity very close to our hearts, The Fostering Network. The run takes place during Foster Care Fortnight, a yearly two-week campaign organised by The Fostering Network. The campaign helps to raise awareness for the need for…

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Things I didn’t know about running the London Marathon – Parenting Twins Article

If you haven’t read yesterdays blog post about how I ran the London Marathon please pop over and take a look. I’m also still accepting donations for WellChild. You can donate to my fundraising page online here. After waiting in line for the toilet for 10 minutes you may as well as re-join the queue as you’re guaranteed to need to go again in another ten minutes time Your shoes will stick to the floor as you run by the…

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3 minis travelling to Turkey to raise money for cancer – Parents Article

3 minis travelling to Turkey to raise money for cancer By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information Accept The cookie settings on this website are set to “allow cookies” to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click “Accept” below then you are consenting to this. Close This…

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“I am running the London Marathon for TACT to carry on my parent’s legacy” – Foster Parents Article

Author: TACT Tags: Charity, fundraising SarahTACT Fundraiser “On 28th April 2019, I will be running the London Marathon for fostering and adoption charity TACT – and it is the first marathon of my life! I wanted to run for a charity that actually meant something to me so when I came across TACT it was absolutely perfect because I am the proud daughter of foster carers, and a sister to so many wonderful foster siblings. My parents started fostering in 1983…

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Enough With The Outrage – Fix Immigration! – Single Dad, Parents Article

As the “OMG he called 3rd world countries shitholes!” debacle rages on, I can’t help but feel like we are wasting valuable time that could be better used to negotiate an immigration deal. Or I don’t know…maybe even figure out how to prevent a government shutdown next week? But alas, that is not how we do things these days. If there’s anything negative to say about Trump, that’s what everyone is going to focus on. But hey, in case you…

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