What foster carers and adopters need most is to be reminded that God understands them.
I am allowed to be weak. I am allowed to not be enough. It means that I am honest with my children about my shortcomings and I point them to a better way. Instead of being their Saviour I point them to the true Saviour.
All children can have additional needs at some time in their lives.
The vulnerability of children requires not only protection but an ability to respond to their questions in ways that make sense of their hurt and pain.
As we emerge from lockdown, some children are feeling out of practise in their social skills.
Karen Sleeman shares ways to help children who are finding social interaction hard.