August 10, 2020

According to The Fostering Network, over 65,000 children live with over 55,000 fostering families across the UK each day. Every year, thousands of foster families are needed in England. At the moment, asphaleia fostering are recruiting for new carers to meet the need o...

July 2, 2020

On the 22nd June 2020, Barnardo’s released a report that showed that they have seen a 44% increase in the number of children needing foster care during the covid-19 pandemic, whilst the number of people enquiring to become foster carers has dropped.

Barnardos states the...

June 29, 2020

asphaleia fully understand that each individual’s personal response to the pandemic will be different. Each carer and child/young person will experience different feelings and concerns, both good and bad. Therefore, whilst asphaleia have implemented new Covid-19 practi...

June 20, 2020

Having a large family was something I always dreamed of when I was younger but after falling pregnant really easily at the age of 22 and giving birth to our oldest son in 1999 it took me a long time to conceive again.  After infertility investigations and a pregnancy t...