Case Studies

In conversation with… foster parent Tanya

In conversation with… foster parent Tanya

This month we spoke with one of our foster parents, Tanya, 37, who lives in Norfolk. Tanya has been fostering for two years with AFA, and here she shares with us why she came into fostering and what it has been like... Can you tell me a little bit about what brought...

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In conversation with… foster parent Alayne

In conversation with… foster parent Alayne

This month we spoke with one of our foster carers, Alayne, 56, who lives in Northamptonshire. As a carer, Alayne has been fostering for four years with AFA, and here we explore her journey into fostering, and some of the challenges she has faced, and the rewards. So,...

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Case Study: A Statement From A Care Leaver

Case Study: A Statement From A Care Leaver

It's National Care Leavers Week (24 - 31st October 2019). We thought it would be good to mark the occasion by sharing this heart-warming statement from one of our care leavers: "Many people may argue that being in care is not the best place to be. There are negative...

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