In this week’s episode of Fostering Change, Rob Scheer talks with Harvey Gallagher, Chief Executive, Nationwide Association of Fostering . Harvey began his career volunteering to support disadvantaged children.He has worked for local authorities and national charities in the UK. He holds an MBA, is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, charity trustee, volunteer and chair of school governors. He comes from a care-experienced family, is a father of five, grandfather, runner, cyclist,vegan and Newcastle United supporter!
Watch Full Interview:
Story Key Notes:
- Foster care works really well for most children most of the time
- Administrative chaos in the care system leading to children feeling they don’t have a voice
- Too few options to find the right foster career for each child – a lack of ‘sufficiency’ and too little time
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Learn more at https://www.comfortcases.org/