Vaughan and Sian Jenkins from west Wales are both full-time carers. They work for a local authority scheme doing task-focused work with children with challenging behaviour, who are often at risk of going into custody or secure units.
Amy is 12-years-old and is based on the Wirral.
Andi lives in a small market town in the West Country and has been a foster carer for over 20 years.
Mark is a support worker for adults. He and his partner Kieran, a hairdresser, began fostering Will when he was 14-years-old. They live together in London.
Renee and her partner Jacqueline have been fostering for nearly 10 years.
Nineteen-year-old Pip explains what it is like to be fostered.
Abid and Shabnam live in Birmingham and have been foster carers for over 10 years.
Jackie and Alan have been foster carers for their local authority for over 10 years.
Jim explains why becoming a foster carer is the best decision he ever made.
Sandie has been a foster carer for over 10 years and lives in south London.