Practice Guidance

Parent and child fostering

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This guide forms part of Inform’s knowledge and practice hub on fostering. Contents Introduction Terminology – a note The legislative framework Types of parent and child fostering arrangements  Assessment arrangements Support arrangements Holding arrangements  Roles and responsibilities The foster carer The supervising social worker  The child’s social worker The fostering service Concluding the arrangement  Reference […]

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