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TACT showcases artistic talent of young people in Wales

19 September 2014     Fostering, TACT news, Young people
We are pleased to be hosting an exhibition to showcase the artistic talent of young people in Wales who are in the care of TACT foster carers. The exhibition is a sample of some of the best pieces ...

TACT welcomes Andy Elvin as new Chief Executive Officer

15 September 2014     About Us, Press releases, TACT news

The UK’s largest specialist fostering and adoption charity TACT (The Adolescent and Children’s Trust) has appointed a new CEO, Andy Elvin. Andy will start in his post on Monday 15 September.

New film highlights experiences of TACT adopters

12 September 2014     Adoption

At TACT Adoption’s annual summer party we took the opportunity to film some of our adopters to find out more about their experiences of adopting through TACT.


What you think

  • Wish we could have started with TACT 22 years ago. It's so nice to see staff so focused on the best outcomes for the children. Keep up the excellent work - TACT Foster Carer
  • If you’ve been considering adoption the new process is nothing to be afraid of and the support from TACT has been first rate - TACT Adopter
  • Mr and Mrs Clark have demonstrated their commitment to Paul's long term care and this has enabled him to enjoy a stable and secure placement where he feels safe and valued - TACT Local Authority partner
  • Eventually the children open up and blossom and it’s amazing. You can see how they come on and watch the anger replaced with laughter and affection - TACT Foster Carer
  • I know only too well the issues faced by children in care, which is why I strongly believe in the work TACT does to transform lives - Lorraine Pascale, TACT Patron
  • The survival weekend was a great experience, even with no sleep! Burnt potatoes, telling ghost stories. I made lots of new friends - TACT Young Person
  • I had a truly fantastic experience running the London Marathon, which I would not have been able to do without the fantastic support of the TACT team - TACT supporter
  • We were struck by how helpful and friendly everyone is and this is one of the main reasons we chose TACT - TACT Foster Carer
  • Sue and Colin are outstanding carers who have provided an excellent standard of care and have worked well with children services - TACT Local Authority partner
  • TACT has been amazing. This is our second adoption. If the house could take another we would not hesitate to go through TACT - TACT Adopter

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