Letter X – Bullying over Social Media or harmless fun?

‘Letter X’ is the latest craze sweeping the nation – it encourages children to post cruel insults towards an intended victim. “Letter X” is being played using the app, Snapchat. Snapchat is consistently found to be the favored platform when cyberbullying. Concerns have been raised about the suitability of the app for a younger audience. […]

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Transition To Secondary School

It’s that time of year…It’s back to school. Change can be scary, especially when you’re a young person transitioning from Junior School to Secondary. The transition from year 6 to Secondary is super daunting. Do you remember how it felt? One minute you’re the oldest in the school, the next you are bottom of the food […]

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Snap Chat Social Media Update for App Sparks Child Safety Concerns

Stranger’s can view users location on Snapchat You may or may not know what Snapchat is. Snapchat is a Social Media app that allows you to send videos and pictures, both of which will self-destruct after a few seconds of a person viewing them. You can also message other users on this platform via text […]

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Fabulous Foster Carers Come Together for Foster Care Consultation

Fabulous Foster Carers Come Together A quick snap of some of our fabulous Fostering Options Foster Carers at a recent Foster Carer Consultation Group. A time to catch up and celebrate each others triumphs but to also offer support. Our director, Nick Barnsby joined us for a one-to-one session where Foster Carers could air any […]

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Foster Care Celebration

Foster Care Celebration Time!

Congratulations to our Assistant Director, Julie Mountney, on an inspiring 15 years with the foster care company! Julie has herself been a foster carer so brings a wealth of knowledge and understanding to her role of Assistant Director from both an organisational, carer and looked after child point of view. Julie was whisked off to a […]

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