Youth Zone

Welcome to our awesome youth zone- exclusively for children and young people!

We have put together some helpful information to help meet your needs, and that’s why we made this space, just for you!

If you need to contact a member of the fostering team, use the form under the compliments and complaints section and we will be in touch ASAP! 

But before you look around, don’t forget that you have a right to ask questions and be happy in your home.  If you are having difficulties or are worried about something, you can raise this with a number of people in your support network. 

Fun & Games! Give These A Go!

Crayola Colouring:

Get the Felt Tip Pens Out and Start Colouring with These Free Downloadable Colouring Pages

The Spruce Crafts:

Find Your Next DIY Project with These Crafty Ideas

Culinary Schools:

A List of Food Recipes for You to Master

Family Guide – Boredom Busters:

110 Fun At-Home Activities to Enjoy

Wordle Game:

Play Wordle as often as you want with this new Wordle Game - includes a Wordle Solver!

Tutorbot:

Free online Maths games where children can practice their mathematics skills.

Boomerang TV Games:

A Huge Selection of Online Games and Videos Featuring the Looney Tunes, Tom and Jerry, the Flintstones and More

Embracing Diversity: Becoming an LGBTQ+ Foster Carer in the UK

Useful Links

From exam stress and emotional wellbeing, to safety advice and educational videos – there is something here for everyone. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, let us know and we’ll get straight on it.

Help and Advice

Become:

Get Help and Advice from the Charity for Children in Care and Young Care Leavers

Childline:

Counselling Service for Children and Young People

Coram Voice:

A Leading Children’s Rights Organisation – Know Your Rights

Barnardo's:

Barnardo's supports and protects children and young people facing a wide range of issue

Help at Hand:

Advice Service for Children in Care Run by the Children’s Commissioner for England

Frank:

Friendly, Confident Drugs Advice

Health and Wellbeing​

COVID-19:

Coronavirus Advice from Children's Charity Barnardos

winston's wish:

Helping Children Who Have Lost Loved Ones

Young Minds:

Children & Young People’s Mental Health Charity

Bully Busters:

Get Help to Deal With Bullying

Change4Life by the NHS:

Indoor and Outdoor Activities and Disney Inspired Games

Shore

A safe space for teenagers worried about sexual behaviour

Keeping Yourself Safe​

Thinkuknow:

UK Organisation Protecting Children Offline and Online

Relationships

Childline:

Being in a relationship can be really exciting, but sometimes it can be confusing too. Read our advice on what to do if you’re not sure about a relationship.

Learning and Education

BBC Bitesize:

Get Help with Homework, Revision and Learning with Videos and Loads More

Natural History Museum:

Develop and Share Your Passion for Nature

Learning English Kids:

Free Games, Songs, Stories and Activities to Help Develop Your English Skills

Get Body Smart:

Learn About the Human Body with Fun Quizzes and Interactive Tools (Quite Advanced)

DK Find Out:

Fun Facts, Videos and Interactive Tools on Just About Everything!

Exam Resource

Mind - Exam Advice:

14 Ways to Beat Exam Stress

Childline - Exam Preparation:

Top Tips for Beating Exam Stress

Young Minds - Exam Results:

Advice for Dealing with Stress of Awaiting Exam Results

Compliments and Complaints

want to
talk with us?

Leave your details and a member of our fostering team will contact you!

Enquiry Submitted

Thank you for your enquiry about fostering with Family Care! 

Our fostering team will be in touch soon with more information.  No question is a silly question so please be sure to ask us anything!

Phone: 0800 5 677677
Email: foster@family-care.co.uk 

Application Submitted

Thank you for your interest in this role, your application has been received by our HR team and is being reviewed.  

We endeavor to reply to all candidates, but if you have not heard back from us within 5-working days, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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