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Life in a Foster Family – Amy

My childhood was amazing.  I was fortunate to be born into a very loving, caring, and supportive family.  I soon realised that because my older brother was fostered that not everyone was as fortunate at birth and that some families for a host of reasons were not healthy, happy, or safe places for young people to thrive. 

When Kurt met Andy…


Luxury footwear brand Kurt Geiger has joined forces with our very own Andy Hider MBE to launch People Empowered, a campaign featuring activists for disability, diversity, mental health and social justice.

Andy Hider BBC Radio Interview

Amicus’s Andy Hider hit the airwaves as she joined John Darvall on BBC Radio Bristol for a live interview on Thursday 8th October.

Living in a Foster Family – Eden

I am delighted to share the experiences of Eden, aged 15, who is being brought up in a fostering family.  I asked Eden a number of questions and here’s what she had to say.

Amicus welcomes new Social Worker

Amicus FC would like to extend a very warm welcome to the newest member of their team, Amanda Wyllie.

Living in a Foster Family – Xanthe

I am delighted to share the experiences of Xanthe, aged 10, who is being brought up in a fostering family.  I asked Xanthe a number of questions and here’s what she had to say.

Life in a Fostering Family – Ben Scott

I was 12 years old when my mum decided to foster.  Whilst we did have some discussions about it, I did not really have an opinion either way.  I was aware even at 12 however that Mum needed to work and look after her 3 sons and this seemed like a good solution.

Amicus welcomes new Quality Control

Amicus Foster Care would like to extend a very warm welcome to the newest member of their team, Debs Thomas.

Amicus welcomes new Placements Officer

Amicus Foster Care would like to extend a very warm welcome to the newest member of their team, Lewis Cook.

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