Family Camps for foster families “Together is Better”

140 children and adults from 18 foster families came together for our two four-day Family Camps. There were specialised activities for every age group, bringing both learning and development and lots of fun! While staff and volunteers engaged the children with drama, health and safety and games, parents learned skills they need for fostering from Child Psychologists.

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Helping Children
June 28, 2018

Family Camps - Training and fun for foster families


Care in Action was proud to host 128 parents and children in 2 four day camps designed to improve the quality of foster parenting through support and training events.
Helping Children
May 09, 2018

Teens in care are given a voice through Time 4 Tea


“Perhaps for the first time ever,” noted Youth Worker, Yaryna Ponizhay, “I witnessed how adults, all very influential people in L’viv, were listening to the children.”
Helping Children
April 04, 2018

Training for Future Mentors


Personal mentoring is commonly recognised as one of the most effective ways to support children in care.
Helping Children
January 10, 2017

English Camp for foster families


How can children in care prepare to earn a living? There are plenty of ways and everyone needs to find their own. But a couple of universal skills top the list for paying back future value, and one of these is good working English.
Helping Children
April 11, 2015

A Guardian Angel


Khrystina is a friend and mentor to Maryana as she makes important career choices and leaves care to study social services.