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Check out our Latest News, find out what is happening regionally and read about the amazing stories within our Foster Families. We are always interested to hear about any good news stories you may have, so if you have something to share with us then please tell us more.

One Egg-cellent Easter!

There was lots to be hoppy about over the Easter Period with all of our offices participating in various Easter Events. We celebrated the most chocolate filled day of the year with lots of treats and activities for the children. Our First Easter Event was in the West Midlands on

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Celebrating LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week 2016

7-13 March 2016 has been another brilliant week of highlighting awareness of the need of Foster Carers in the form of LGBT Adoption & Fostering week. Started by LGBT support group ‘New Family Social’ LGBT Adoption & Fostering Week first started in 2012 and has grown year on year! Each

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Open Day in the South…

On Tuesday 16th February, our South Office in Petersfield, Hampshire, held an open day to talk about Fostering and the work our charity does. There was lots of Tea & Cake and a really positive buzz in the air! Cara, one of our Supervising Social Workers, had this to say

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Hair today… Gone Tomorrow

At the end of January, Kitty Dwyer chopped off her beautiful long hair in order to raise funds for The CFT. Kitty created a Justgiving Page before Christmas to help her prepare for the big event and people gave generously to support her in cutting off her golden locks! Kitty

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Christmas in Foster Land…. A Foster Carer Blog

Christmas is always an interesting time of year… no less for that of our Foster Carers. Jo, a Foster Carer from our South region, tells us about her Christmas experiences…   Christmas in Foster Land Christmas in my household has never been ‘normal!’ I was blessed with 3 children, all

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The CFT In Print…

On January 26th 2016, The Bromsgrove advertiser posted a news story about the opening of our new offices in Stoke Prior and the expansion of our staff team.   To read the full article, please click on the link: http://www.bromsgroveadvertiser.co.uk/news/14230482.Children___s_charity_buys_first_headquarters_in_Stoke_Prior/

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Young Person’s petition wants the green light…

One of our Young People, Liam aged 16, has started a petition to get some sort of trafficking system on a busy road in Bewdley, Worcestershire. Following the tragic death of a friend and work colleague in 2015, Liam is starting the petition in the hope that the government will

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Fundraising through Dance…

The CFT are thrilled and incredibly grateful  to receive a cheque for £676.50 from the ‘Helen Lamb School of Dance’, ran by our very own Foster Carer, Helen Hubbert. Helen has lead her dance school for 26 years teaching children from 2 years of age to adults in ballet, tap, jazz,

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