New topic for 2017/2018 for APFEL!
In all countries in our network the unplanned breakdown of placement is a big problem. Research shows us what reasons can be for this. In the coming year APFEL members will collect interventions that help prevent breakdown in their own countries. And more...Read More
November 16 and 17 the members of APFEL MET in Barcelona, Spain.
On the 16th a seminar was organised for over 140 Spanish social workers and other foster care professionals and foster parents. For information about the presentations and what is discussed, contact the organisers of the event: The...Read More
Annual congress of ANPF on a foster care issue. September 21 et 22. 2017 at Nancy .France
“Emotional commitment and good practice in foster care”
This time reflection will go deeper into the need of emotional commitment as a part...Read More
Free training through an International Inter-agency MOOC
Join international colleagues
Getting Care Right for All Children: Implementing the UN Guidelines for theRead More
Issue 16 of the ICPS Research to Practice series explores what works to help people make the choice to become a foster carer, and the strategies that can assist in supporting and retaining carers for children in out-of-home care. It is based on a literature review conducted by...Read More
The 9th International Foster Care Research Conference
The 9th International Foster Care Research Network Conference will be a place to share research findings and questions on the pathways of children foster care, their experiences of disruption and continuity, and on how practicioners and policies address these issues in different...Read More
Join us in our seminars where we exchange new research and usefull practices. The next seminar will be on December 2 and 3 in Lille, France, organised in cooperation with the French Association for Family Placement, ANPF.
At the occasion of the creation of the new French Lifebook, the...