Latest News

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.

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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It’s Partytime!

The 6th December saw our West Midlands Christmas Party in full swing at the Venue of Kidderminster Harriers Football Ground. It was another opportunity for all the carers, children, staff and affiliated members of The CFT to come together and share their some Christmas Spirit! Everyone at the party had

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Getting ready for Christmas at The CFT…

The festive season is coming… …And yet again, our Christmas card competition has been a fantastic success with lots of our children sending in brilliant and creative designs! All of our entries were so outstanding that our Chief Executive, Marina Mulholland, had a very difficult time choosing a winner. After much

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The Children Were Fine

Sophie Boswell and Lynne Cudmore from ‘The Children Were Fine’ have recently published some research we hope will be of interest to you. Sophie and Lynne are both child psychotherapists based in a Looked After Children’s service. They were worried about how quickly children were being moved from foster care

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To the next 70 years…

On 7th October 2015 we celebrated our 70 year anniversary by formally opening the doors to our new flagship Bromsgrove office, which will be the new base for our West Midlands and Head Office teams. The opening coincided with our annual Heritage Day and was filled with inspiring stories of

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Out With the Old…

Today we are launching our new CFT Website and are very excited to announce a number of new additional features which we think will aid us in attracting new Foster Carers as well as raising the profile of the great work we do here at The CFT. In addition to

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