Blog and Latest News

Keep up to date with our latest news by reading our blog here!

Fostering Changes Life

Blog and Latest News!

Looking Back At Our Summer…

Looking Back At Our Summer! As we are in September and making new routines at school we have decided to look back at how we spent the summer together. We held a range of day events meeting up as staff, with foster carers and most importantly with the children. These...

FCL’s First Year (1!)

GOOD Ofsted Rating & Looking Back At FCL's First Year! First Year Reflection FCL have taken a moment to reflect during our recent 'Agency Development Day' at how far we have come as an organisation - despite the many challenges, both from the pandemic and also...

International Women’s Day

International Women's Day International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Significant activity is witnessed worldwide as...

World Book Day 2021 📚

World Book Day 2021 📚 World Book Day celebrates everything to do with literature and reading. The annual event, led by charity Unesco, is largely targeted towards children and aimed at encouraging their love of reading. The Bear and the Thorn   Once upon a...

Children’s Mental Health Week

Childrens Mental Health Week 1st-7th February Fostering Changes Life are proud to always support our children and foster carers alike with their mental health by offering regular support and online resources.

October’s Office Challenge!

Bleakholt Charity Donation Throughout October at Fostering Changes Life we decided to take part in an office fitness challenge, alongside a local leaving care organisation Fusion Care, for all to take part in, to promote and encourage a healthy active lifestyle...

The Attic Project Donation – No Child To Go Hungry  

The Attic Project Donation - No Child To Go Hungry   We have made a donation to The Attic Project who continue to do an amazing job within our local community. We stand with Marcus Rashford's Campaign to ensure that no child will go hungry across any holiday away from...

Welcome to our student, Louise!

As Louise approaches her mid-point review she shares her experiences of completing her first social work placement alongside the FCL team!   "I have been given a great opportunity to complete my placement for my  social work university degree at FCL. I was very...

Q&A with Shirley, Registered Manager

I have worked in many organisations over the years and felt as though FCL was a very child-focussed setting. At FCL, we care about the people; the foster carers, the children and the staff. It is really important to build a good foundation!I have been a social worker...

September Update

Over the past month we have been working hard at Fostering Changes Life! These are exceptional times which we are working in but despite this, we are really pleased to announce that our first group of carers will be joining us in less than a couple of weeks time! Our...