There’s a scripture in the Bible that says God places the lonely in families. It’s easy to skim past when you’re flicking through the Psalms but what does it look like in practical reality? Maybe it can look like foster care. Fostering is a real opportunity to provide a loving home to a child who for whatever reason may never have known one.
Social worker Sheril Chase from Croydon Council and foster carer Andrew spoke to Yinka to expose myths surrounding foster care and breakdown what it would actually entail.