Summer schemes 'helping foster children'
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Foster children: Specialised summer scheme 'improves education and emotional well-being'

Dedicated summer schemes for foster children in Northern Ireland are improving their education and emotional well-being, according to the Fostering Network.

Its director, Kathleen Toner, said the children sometimes struggle in a formal school setting, and meeting other children from the same background makes them realise they are not alone.

  • 03 Aug 2016