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Foster parents reported that they received support and advice from other foster parents, from foster parent support groups, and from contacts with service providers.
Growing up in foster care should not define an individuals full life.
Together for Children's Independent Fostering Agency received a good Ofsted rating last year with inspectors praising stable placements with foster carers who are committed to providing nurturing and effective care for young people.
It reinforces that we have a real gap between very vulnerable families and foster care families and makes me re-double our efforts."
Calon Cymru offers extra support to foster carers, to reflect the additional demands that come with fostering siblings.
It is now looking for new foster families to care for children and young people, with the greatest need being for teenagers, sibling groups, children with complex needs, and parent and child.
Two of her foster sisters' children were taken away from them by Child Protective Services, Curry told The Texas Tribune.
"People often count themselves out from fostering when in fact they may actually make fantastic foster carers.
Saycon said that as of last December, 74 children have been processed and are now with 52 licensed foster parents.
Under the company of Supervisor Huang, Lin returned to her foster family after 20 years.
Matt said: "We need 9,000 extra foster carers in the UK to cope with the demand of the system and I've been working closely with Brighton and Hove Foster team on encouraging more gay people to become involved in fostering.
The awareness fortnight aims to highlight the fantastic work done by foster carers in the region who are helping to transform the lives of looked-after children and young people.

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