You can read about what brought our carers into fostering and how they have found the experience in their case studies.
Four years ago, Jessie was working for a furniture retailer and thinking about changing her career. Needing a change and inspired by her sisters who had become foster carers with Carolina House Trust, she contacted us to find out about becoming a foster carer herself.
A regular parent helper at her sons’ primary school, Angie saw for herself the difference foster care had made to the life of that young person. She was encouraged by her son’s headteacher to attend an open evening.