Practice Guidance

Contact with birth families in foster care

Description_of_image_used_in_contact_with_birth_families_in_foster_care_woman_carrying_child Photo: Gary Brigden


This guide forms part of Inform’s knowledge and practice hub on fostering. Learning points Planning should be child-centred, recognising both the benefits for the child or young person and ways of overcoming stresses and strains. Contact plans can be complicated so should be planned carefully. Communication between all parties should be open and regular. Children […]

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