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The tragic death of a toddler in care in Australia highlights the vital importance of home safety checks
A coroner has ruled that the death of a 22-month old toddler in foster care in New South Wales was entirely preventable. The Guardian reports that the child, Braxton Slager, was discovered floating in a pool in the suburb of Stanhope Gardens in 2014, only three weeks after being placed in foster care.See more
Workshop rates will increase from 2 July 2018
Book a place on any of our upcoming workshops before 2 July to benefit from the current rates.See more
Don’t wait until it’s too late!
5000 children in care have been separated from their siblings
A Freedom of Information request to councils in England and Wales has revealed that in 30 of the 50 councils that responded, more than 50% of sibling groups had been split up.Read more
Making good adoption assessments - two day workshop
12 - 13 June 2018, Exeter. 10% discount on bookings made before 1 May 2018.Book now
How do the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) affect fostering service providers?
See our guidance document for Fostering Service Providers: find out how you are affected by the new data protection regulations and make use of our practical guide to ensuring you are compliant with GDPR by 25th May 2018. [CoramBAAF members only. Requires log-in for access].See GDPR guidance
This authoritative guide is an essential read for all those working with or looking after fostered and adopted children who may be affected by Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) to provide the support these children need.Read more
This comprehensive and accessible handbook is a must-read for anyone caring for a child affected by, or at risk of, child sexual exploitation.Read more
This guide is designed to help social workers to complete a comprehensive, evidence-based assessment of connected people / family and friends who wish to foster or be special guardians to a known child or children.Read more
This quick reference guide presents a useful overview and accessible summary of the main legal provisions and principles affecting the law relating to child care in Northern Ireland. New updated 2018 edition.Read more
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