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TACT foster carer shares her moving story in the Huffington Post

16 August 2017

TACT foster carer Macaila Hannaford has written a moving blog about her late husband Dave who was a devoted foster dad.  You can read it here in the Huffington Post...

TACT foster carers featured in BBC World Service programme

09 August 2017

TACT foster carers Mary and Paul Bakker talk about the challenges and rewards of fostering in a BBC World Service programme called Why Raise Other People's Children?  You can listen to it here      ...

TACT riders completed Prudential Ride 2017

07 August 2017

Congratulations to Andy, Stephen and James for successfully completing 2017 Prudential Ride London-Surrey on Sunday, July 30. TACT riders cycled 100 miles to fundraise for children and young people in care. The journey sta...

TACT CEO on Victoria Derbyshire pogramme

04 August 2017

TACT CEO Andy Elvin appeared on the BBC 2 Victoria Derbyshire programme yesterday discussing the case of a foster carer couple in Scotland who won an employment tribunal on Wednesday, forcing the local authority to recognise them as employees.

TACT Events

2017 Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100

Event Date: 30 July 2017

The fifth edition of Prudential Ride London –Surrey 100 will take place over the weekend of 28-30 July 2017. Andy, Stephen and James will cycle on behalf of TACT to fundraise money for children and young people in care. ...

Run with TACT in the London Marathon 2018

Event Date: 22 April 2018

Would you like to be a part of the largest annual fundraising event on the planet and support vulnerable children in care? TACT offers 4 places in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2018.   Why run for TACT? Our fund...

Tandem Skydive 2016

Event Date: Various Dates

Skydive with TACT Do something amazing and complete a tandem skydive with TACT and help to change a child's life at the same time! There is no set date for the Tandem Skydive - please get in touch and we can then arrange ...

Bungee Jump – various locations and dates

Event Date: Various Dates

Location: Various, London 02 most popular Bungee Would you consider doing an adrenaline-fuelled bungee jump? What if you were raising hundreds of pounds for our charity and you really wanted to make a difference? If ...