Monday's Question:

Do you feel confident about identifying a child’s identity needs and having the resources to support them?


Ellen Broomé

A child’s journey through placement

This year’s Members’ Week will explore key topics and best practices that mirror the journey of children and young people through the care system. Hear more from Ellen Broomé about what we have planned for the week ahead.

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Advice Line Q&A

Read our answer to an Advice Line query about planning for placing children with relatives - accommodation issues.

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Adoption & Fostering special collection: a child’s journey through placement

Specially compiled for the CoramBAAF Members’ Week 2023 and its theme of a child’s journey through care and into adulthood, this collection features previously published Adoption & Fostering articles from our rich backlist. With a new foreword by the journal’s Editor-in-Chief, Dr Dennis Golm.

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CoramBAAF Conversations: how to use your legal department in social services

Listen to a discussion between our legal consultant, Alexandra Conroy- Harris, and our adoption consultant, Jane Poore, about how to use your legal department in social services. This episode is part of our Members' Week programme.

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The secure base model

The Secure Base model is a popular, widely-used model of caregiving in fostering and adoption that is based on theories of attachment and resilience while also drawing on child placement research.

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Promoting attachment and resilience

This practical guide is designed to support foster carers and adopters in offering the best possible sensitive care for troubled children who have often experienced trauma and loss.

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