Foster Stories

Here’s what’s been going on at Safehouses
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Foster Stories

Becky’s foster story

Meet Becky, 29, from Oldham. Becky was a teenager when her own parents started fostering and now she is following…

Foster Stories

Gareth’s foster story

Meet Gareth. One of our care leavers, Gareth explains in the video below, what it has meant to him to…

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Foster Stories

Paul and Debbie’s foster story

“We had talked about fostering for years but we waited until out our youngest child had grown up. The Out…

Former pro basketball player Wayne Brown is a foster carer turned social worker.
Foster Stories

Wayne’s foster story

Meet Wayne Brown. You might know him as the Service Manager for Safehouses Fostering – but he has also had…

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Foster Stories

Meet our foster carer

Foster Carer Q&A: Karen from West Yorkshire Safehouses stalwart, Karen, has fostered 27 children since becoming a foster carer with us…