“My foster carers picked me up when I was in the darkest of places and I’ll always be grateful to them.”

Date: 23rd October 2017 Shannon TACT Care Leaver Being an adolescent is a tough time for any young person, but… Read more »

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“Thanks to my foster carers I can be myself.”

Date: 5th March 2018 Martin was placed with his TACT foster carers Gary and Adrian when he was 15 years… Read more »

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Teenager in Foster Care

What’s the difference between fostering with Local Authorities and Independent Fostering Agencies?

Date: 12th January 2018 Foster carer’s in the UK have the choice of registering to work with a local authority… Read more »


Care Leavers – What can we do to improve outcomes?

Date: 17th November 2017 Turning 18 and making the difficult transition from childhood to adulthood can be challenging at the… Read more »


“Coming out of care on a SGO has inspired me to aim for my dream job.”

Date: 1st November 2017 Nikki TACT Care Leaver I was put into care when I was about five years old…. Read more »

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“Living with my carers for so long has given me the best life possible – I know I am properly part of the family.”

Date: 26th October 2017 Natasha TACT Care Leaver My name is Natasha, I am 18 years old and I am… Read more »

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I am proof that a good foster carer can turn a young person’s life around.

Date: 25th October 2017 Iqra TACT Care Leaver I am 19 years old and I went into care at the… Read more »

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