Independent Visitors

What are independent visitors? Independent visitors (IVs) are volunteers over the age of 18 who give their time in order to befriend a child or young person who otherwise wouldn’t get such a personal relationship. The role was created in 1989 as part of the Children Act so that children who are under the care Read More


Have you ever thought about fostering? Fostering is a way of helping young people who for whatever reason, cannot live with parents or other members of their family. You have the child living in your home as part of a family and ensure that all their needs are being met. The vast majority of children Read More