At Fusion Fostering we’re all about learning. From our foster carers to the young people they look after, regardless of age or level of ability, there’s always room to grow. The beauty of learning is that it can be extremely unique to the individual, as each...

It may be hard to swallow, but mental health problems such as depression, anxiety and conduct disorder affect 1 in 10 children and teenagers. When it comes to young people in care placements, this figure is probably higher due to the stress, trauma and difficult...

The world of foster care is constantly changing and it can be easy to miss key developments. To help you keep your finger on the pulse, here’s our roundup of what’s been happening over the last few weeks.   Publication of independent review The Department for Education commissioned...

A staggering 7,000 new foster carers are required across the UK. Only by reaching this number will children in need receive the dedicated care they deserve. If you're thinking about becoming a foster carer, we're sure that this interview with Georgina Read will provide valuable...

Chris Appleby has been involved with Fusion Fostering for many years. Now a police officer, he first came to us at the end of his university course, when our agency was in its infancy. Chris met with our Managing Director, Gary Dawkins, because he was looking...

According to the NHS, children aged five and over should be physically active for at least one hour a day. Whilst this doesn’t sound like much, our increasingly digital world is resulting in young people spending more time looking at a screen than letting off...

Following a strong year of growth and development, the directors of Fusion Fostering decided that it’s high time we started shouting about our successes. This will be achieved by a weekly blog post, ramping up the social media, a regular newsletter, and a diverse range...

Members of Hull’s homeless community received Christmas wishes from across the UK. We’d like to thank everyone who helped make the first ever Fusion Shoebox Appeal a huge success. Organised in partnership with Humbercare, the appeal invited individuals, families, businesses and organisations to donate items...

Over 7,000 new foster families are needed in the UK. Can you help? No child should have to live without a safe home and loving family, which is why Fusion Fostering is committed to recruiting new carers across the UK. As an independent agency, we allocate...