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Students encouraged to ‘tick the box’ during National Care Leavers Week

31 October 2014     Fostering, TACT news, Young people
Young people in or leaving care are being encouraged to ‘tick a box’ on their university application that can open the door to extra financial support and year-round accommodation. UCAS, the or...

Improving permanence for looked after children – TACT reacts to government response

29 October 2014     Fostering, TACT news

Government responds to the DfE consultation responses on improving permanence for looked after children

Foster families have fun on the farm

15 October 2014     Fostering, TACT news

Forty two TACT Scotland foster carers and children recently had a fun-filled afternoon at a foster family’s farm in Ayrshire.


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