Blog - The Power of Parent and Baby Fostering

The role of a parent and child foster carer involves supporting an expectant mum or a vulnerable parent and their young child. This can be a mother or father, and sometimes both. This type of fostering gives foster carers the unique opportunity to provide a safe and secure home for a vulnerable baby or child and a parent too.

With Foster Care Fortnight just behind us and this week being Volunteers' Week, it's the perfect time to share the inspiring story of Jill, a dedicated foster carer with 13 years of experience.  Jill embraced the unique challenge of fostering a mother and her newborn, showcasing how early life support can positively impact the long-term well-being of both mum and baby.

Read Jill's story on A View from the Village blog