One of our foster care families with Children's Minister Edward Timpson MP. Mr Timpson, whose own parents fostered 87 children, said: "A fostering organisation like Compass Community is integral to ensuring we have enough foster carers for the number of children going into care. With 67,000 children needing care we must ensure we have as many people coming forward to foster as possible." http://www.compasscommunity.co.uk/news
Fostering myths - exclusive Netmums survey with Compass Community - Massive ignorance about fostering is hindering efforts to combat the country’s 9,000 shortage of foster carers, according to Compass Community. See the full news article and stats of the survey here http://www.compasscommunity.co.uk/news/18/86/Exclusive-Netmums-survey-results
Where Compass Community Fostering Agencies work from: - Compass Fostering covering the East and West Midlands - Seafields Fostering covering Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridge, Essex, Kent, London, East Sussex and Hampshire - Modus Fostering based in the North West of England - Eden Fostering covering Yorkshire, Humberside, Lancashire and Greater Manchester - The Fostering Partnership based in South London, the North West and North Wales
Greek Volunteers Bring Hope With The Way to Happiness Read in the Scientology Newsroom: http://qoo.ly/c22zn With tempers taut over austerity measures and a crippling seven-year recession, volunteers from the Church of Scientology Athens urge common sense with a nonreligious moral code that can help people turn their lives around. Volunteers from the Church of Scientology Athens urge common sense in the face of hardships imposed by seven years of austerity measures with no end in…
First Nations young people wouldn't be exposed to drugs and violence if Manitoba did more to keep them in their own communities, not ship them off to foster care in Winnipeg, says a former Child and Family Services investigator.
Last weekend 49 shelters nationwide got the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $ 100K Challenge off to a great start with adoption events, extended hours and thousands of animals’ lives saved—more than 2,400 in total!