Carer Pampering Day

11 September, 2018

On Monday the Bromsgrove office transformed into a relaxation only zone for our incredible Foster Carers. Two lovely beauticians, a nail technician and a reiki specialist came in to deliver head to toe massages, pedicures, manicures and much more – there was even a cake for the special occasion! It was a wonderful way to relax and […]

Beach Trip to Western-Super-Mare

23 August, 2018

It’s no secret that everyone loves a day out at the beach during the summer holidays. So, earlier this month, the Bromsgrove team including staff, carers and children packed up a coach and headed to Weston-super-Mare for a day of smiles, sandcastles and sunshine. The children played games on the beach, paddled in the sea […]

Boxercise for Kids & Carers

Sarah, one of our brilliant carers, decided to organise an action-packed Boxercise class for our Foster Carers and children to enjoy. It was a fabulous day involving a lot of running, controlled punching of pads and generally letting off steam. The children really enjoyed themselves and so did the adults, despite getting hot, out of […]

Yorkshire Team Attends Veterans Day

7 August, 2018

The annual Veterans Day takes place at Hull’s picturesque East Park and provides an opportunity to remember and celebrate those who played a part in our World War history as well as numerous displays of military vehicles, memorabilia and battle re-enactments. Our Yorkshire team were there in force for the third year running. Supported by […]

Pretty Muddy Challenge

10 July, 2018

Two of our wonderful foster children decided that raising money for charity sounded like a fun idea. As both of the girls love being active, they signed up for The Pretty Muddy Challenge and did exactly that. With the support of their family, who they have been happily settled with for 4 years, they were cheered […]

Doncaster Carer Gets Crafty

6 July, 2018

Anita, our lovely Foster Carer from our Doncaster team, has been busy making a selection of Orange Grove crafts, including hand-painted keyrings and wooden spoons. Made with love, they share the all important message about making a difference and changing a child’s life. We just love how passionate our carers are about the Orange Grove […]

PGL Adventure

4 July, 2018

From 1st to 3rd July, Orange Grove organised an adventure at PGL for birth children, allowing them to interact and meet with other birth children from across the country. These fun-filled days were full of plenty of activities like Kayaking, giant swing, tunnels, high and low robes and trusting games. With friendships that will last a […]

James & Simon’s Fostering Story

20 June, 2018

“Whether you’re LGBTQ, a straight couple, or single and fostering is something you’ve considered, we can’t recommend enough that you go ahead and find out more” James and Simon are coming up to their second fostering anniversary with Orange Grove and have shared their fostering journey with us so far. We have been together for […]

Summer Kitchen Project Launch

19 June, 2018 #Summerkitchen18

We’re encouraging children to grow and cook with their own fruit and vegetables “It was a great pleasure and privilege to be at the event and to meet the wonderful people who are doing great things for the children” Together with Fosterplus, our Milton Keynes team have launched a brand new campaign to encourage children to […]

Circus Workshop

30 May, 2018

On May 29th, the Bromsgrove office was transformed into a circus for a fun-filled workshop! Staff, children and carers came out in numbers to give the range of circus activities their best attempt. Although no one will be leaving for the circus anytime soon, It was a great afternoon full of plenty of laughs!