About Me: Female, 62, Newcastle, United Kingdom, member since May 2013
dedicated family orientated local authority foster carers, our entire working lives so far have been involved in caring for children, as teachers, social workers and once medically retired as foster carers. our main impetus comes from caring for the often damaged and br
[More]oken children produced by parents who either don't/ can't/find it difficult to care for their own, hopefully succeeding in turning them around and giving them a brighter future. When not absorbed in family life, enjoy a quiet drink, good food, and visiting family and friends
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