Monthly Archives: January 2016

Orange Grove hit the airwaves at Radio City Talk!

28 January, 2016

Our very own Gareth Walton, Business Development Director, along with one of our amazing Foster Carers, Sharon, went live on Liverpool’s Radio City Talk on Wednesday 27th January to talk fostering! To hear more from Gareth and Sharon about the importance of Foster Carers, picking the right agency and more about what the job really entails, […]

Orange Grove Yorkshire Support Hearing Dogs!

26 January, 2016

Meet Victor, our sponsored dog by the Orange Grove Yorkshire team in support of Hearing Dogs (guide dogs who support the hearing impaired). We’ll provide you with ongoing updates on Victor and his progress!

How important is it for foster children to stay in one place?

8 January, 2016

What do we mean by this? Do we mean, living in the same road; the same city, the same home? For children placed in care the answer is… Hugely important. Foster carers, both local authority and other agencies play a huge role in making sure children have a safe home, a home that doesn’t change […]

Christmas Events at Three Counties

5 January, 2016

On 10th December, our Foster Carers and staff enjoyed a Christmas meal at Plough & Harrow, Bromsgrove. The food was delicious, finished off with a selection of tasty sweets. At the end of the meal, Helen Boswell & Carl Taylor and Cheryl & Steve Homer were presented with flowers and a certificate for completing 5 years service with […]

Would having your own children be a reason not to consider fostering?

4 January, 2016

We recently conducted a survey to help us understand what the perceptions are around foster care. We were particularly interested in understanding what prospective foster carers know about it because we want to educate them and answer any unknowns or misconceived ideas. We sent 10 questions to 200 men and women aged between 35 and […]

Listen to our Three Counties interview on 107.1 Rugby FM

3 January, 2016

Our Three Counties’ Registered Manager, Dean, joined the host of one of the Midlands best radio stations, 107.1 FM Rugby FM, on Wednesday 23rd December to talk all things fostering! To listen back at Dean’s interview with James Watts, just click here.