Foster care reforms: Families to get clearer physical affection guidance (Children & Young People Now)

Foster families will receive clearer advice on physical affection so they can feel more confident to hug and comfort the children in their care, the government has said.

In addition the government has said foster families will also be able to make more day-to-day decisions in the best interests of the children in their care.

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Published in Fostering focus News & media round-up on July 20, 2018