foster wales

local success stories

local success stories

A successful fostering story is different for every family, which is why we actively celebrate it. Success for us looks like happiness, stability and a life-long connection between a child and a family.

what’s fostering really like in blaenau gwent?

Don’t just take our word for it- hear from those who know best about what fostering is really like, our amazing foster carers. 

We’re here every step of the way for each of our foster carers and our children, throughout their journeys. We celebrate, support and guide through this unique and incredible time in their lives.

Here are just some of the stories that have touched us, here at Foster Wales Blaenau Gwent.

Success story Tracy and Robert

Tracy and Robert

“We both came from different relationships and wanted that experience of having a child together,...

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Success story of Stacey


“I’m Stacey. I’m a civil servant so I work full time. Home life is fab....

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Success story of Shirley Foster Wales


“I like my LA, they’re good to me. They’ve been brilliant with support, you get...

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Paul doing laundry


“You do really learn a lot from doing the job and learn to understand and...

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Three ladies enjoying tea on a park bench

Jenny and Kate

Couple Jenny and Kate are foster carers here in Blaenau Gwent. the foster family Jenny...

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Two men and a woman with a child Foster Wales

Jack, Colin and Mary

Partners Jack and Colin, together with Jack’s mum Mary, are foster carers who live in...

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Woman and young girl using computer to make video call

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