As respite care turned into a long term placement, foster carer Diane received support that made all the difference to the care of her transgender teen.
Christine and Shahzad have been foster carers since 2010, for varying types of placements including asylum seekers, sibling groups and long-term.
Jay was just nine years old but had already experienced four foster placements and an adoption disruption.
After more than 14 years and 23 foster placements, Wayne and Sharon share their insights into what qualities make a good carer.
Fostering with National Fostering Group led Judith and Stephen to adopt two more daughters into their family - and continue to foster.