Fostering

Fostering in Birmingham

Birmingham is the largest Borough in West Midlands. It is the most populated and biggest city in the UK after London. Birmingham’s multi ethnic backgrounds and diverse range of people makes it a very people friendly city. Sunbeam Fostering has large foster carer base in Birmingham and continue to actively recruit prospective applicants from this… Continue reading Fostering in Birmingham

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Sunbeam Fostering Agency wishes all our visitors a very Happy and Prosperous 2017

Sunbeam Fostering Agency wishes all our visitors a very Happy and Prosperous 2017. We will be working hard to improve the lives of the children and young people placed with our Foster Carers, we have high aspirations for 2017 and are looking forward to the challenges ahead of us. If you are thinking about a… Continue reading Sunbeam Fostering Agency wishes all our visitors a very Happy and Prosperous 2017

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Christmas, for some children in care

Christmas is a special time of year when families come together to celebrate the holiday season. However, for some children in care, this can be a difficult time and a time when they might feel most alone. As Christmas is very much promoted as a vision of the perfect family enjoying the festivities, it can… Continue reading Christmas, for some children in care

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Sunbeam’s Annual End of Year Celebration 2016

Sunbeam’s Annual End of Year Celebration took place on Friday 25 th November 2016 at the Riverside in Heathrow. This was a successful evening, with over 200 guests, everyone was in the festive mood and enjoyed the evening’s celebrations of our foster carers achievements throughout the year. Our staff particularly enjoy these events, as it… Continue reading Sunbeam’s Annual End of Year Celebration 2016

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The mental health of children and young people in London

Public Health England have published their report on the Mental Health of Children and Young People in December 2016. The report provides many visual analyses and tools to evidence the long lasting effects of the impact of mental health on children and young people and why it is so important to invest in the mental… Continue reading The mental health of children and young people in London

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Karen Thorn’s experience of Going to the panel

What a nerve wrecking time mixed with excitement.  I was so nervous as I didn’t know what to expect at all.  I had a vision of me sitting in front of a row of people behind a long desk being judged. I was excited as the extent of this could be life changing for me in… Continue reading Karen Thorn’s experience of Going to the panel