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Five Rivers Young People at the First Ever Care Experienced Conference | Five Rivers Child Care – Foster Parents Article

This story is from Fostering Support Worker Paul Revis of our Chesterfield Office: “On Friday, 26th April, I had the privilege of accompanying K. one of our young people, to the first Care Experienced Conference to be held in the UK – at the Liverpool Hope University.  This was an opportunity for care experienced people of all ages, from all four corners of the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands and even Australia, to make their voices heard. “Throughout the day a…

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Learn more about fostering in Southampton from a local foster carer | Five Rivers Child Care – Foster Parents Article

What’s happening? An information evening where you can learn more about fostering opportunities in Southampton and the surrounding areas. When? 6pm to 8.30pm Thursday 13 June 2019 Where? Hotel IBIS, 9 West Quay Road, SO15 1RA Full details: Have you ever considered fostering a child or young person in need, but have questions to ask before taking the next steps? Come and meet our Southampton team over a cup of coffee to find out more about the incredible career as…

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Solution 28. Could you be part of the solution? | Five Rivers Child Care – Foster Parents Article

As part of the Solution 28 Emergency Fostering Placement Scheme, we are currently recruiting emergency foster carers in Gloucestershire who can provide a home to a child or young person in need for 28 days. Emergency foster carers act as a bridge between foster placements or reunification with friends or family. We are keen to hear from people who are nurturing, compassionate and enjoy caring and supporting others. Anyone with transferable skills acquired in a profession like nursing, caring, residential…

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Solution 28. Could you be part of the solution? | Five Rivers Child Care – Foster Parents Article

As part of the Solution 28 Emergency Fostering Placement Scheme, we are currently recruiting emergency foster carers in Gloucestershire who can provide a home to a child or young person in need for 28 days. Emergency foster carers act as a bridge between foster placements or reunification with friends or family. We are keen to hear from people who are nurturing, compassionate and enjoy caring and supporting others. Anyone with transferable skills acquired in a profession like nursing, caring, residential…

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Five Rivers Child Care included in eminent national child care industry review | Five Rivers Child Care – Foster Parents Article

Earlier in the year, we were featured in the Parliamentary Review for our industry-leading approach to developing tailored programmes to support vulnerable children and young people. The publication, which provides independent political commentary, is used to inform policy across the UK and focuses on organisations that have shown a dedication to best practice. We were chosen to be included in the review after Richard Cross, our head of assessment and therapy, gave a presentation at the House of Lords in 2018. In…

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Five Rivers Child Care included in eminent national child care industry review | Five Rivers Child Care – Foster Parents Article

Earlier in the year, we were featured in the Parliamentary Review for our industry-leading approach to developing tailored programmes to support vulnerable children and young people. The publication, which provides independent political commentary, is used to inform policy across the UK and focuses on organisations that have shown a dedication to best practice. We were chosen to be included in the review after Richard Cross, our head of assessment and therapy, gave a presentation at the House of Lords in…

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Learn more about fostering in Hull from local fostering experts | Five Rivers Child Care – Foster Parents Article

What’s happening? An information event where you can learn more about fostering opportunities in Hull and the surrounding areas. When? 10:00am to 14:00pm, Thursday 16 May 2019 Where? Northpoint Shopping Centre, Bransholme, Hull. Full details: Have you ever considered fostering a child or young person in need, but have questions to ask before taking the next steps? This Foster Care Fortnight, come and meet us over a cup of coffee to find out more about the incredible career as a…

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