“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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“Finding out were going to adopt was the best Christmas present ever.”

Paul and Steven TACT Adopters Paul and Steven really wanted to have their own family and thought adoption was probably… Read more »

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“We’ve adopted four siblings – the bond between them is so strong”

Justine and Spencer TACT Adopters “Spencer and I felt that adoption was the way we needed to proceed to create… Read more »

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Is there a stigma attached to being in care?

Date: 21st August 2018 Iqra TACT Care Leaver The care system is often viewed from afar as chaotic, dysfunctional and… 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 »