Practice Guidance

Contact in foster care: quick guide

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Introduction

This guide forms part of Inform’s knowledge and practice hub on fostering. Contact with parents and their birth family often forms an important part of foster care. It can be beneficial for children and young people provided that it is in their best interests and the risks have been properly assessed. Child-centred: recognising both the […]

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