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Upcoming Five Rivers Info Evenings (13th and 20th April)

Interested in Fostering?

Five Rivers Fostering will be holding two information evenings during the month of April. The details for these evenings are as follows: 

Upcoming Training April 2016

Five Rivers Fostering have organised the following training for Five Rivers Carers for April 2016.  For more information on the time and location fo each workshop, Five Rivers Carers can using their private login details.

Five Rivers Carers on Today FM (6th April, 2016)

Five Rivers foster carers will be appearing on Today FM Radio at 9:30am tomorrow morning, Wednesday 6th April, to speak about their fostering journey. A young person who was placed in foster care with Five Rivers will also be speaking on the show.
 
Tune in tomorrow morning by radio or use the listen live stream on Today FMs website.
 

Upcoming Training March 2016

Five Rivers Fostering have organised the following training for Five Rivers Carers for March 2016. Carers can access information regarding the time and location of each of these training events by using their private login details.

Article:A Quick Guide to Attachment Theory

The Guardian have published an interesting article on Attachment Theory. To read it, please click the following link.

http://www.theguardian.com/social-care-network/2016/feb/15/attachment-theory-social-work-child-protection

 

Five Rivers Fostering Info Evening (Cork)

Could You Foster?
 
Five Rivers Fostering are holding an information evening at The Charleville Park Hotel on Monday 22nd February 2016 at 7.30pm.
 
In attendance will be Five Rivers Fostering social workers and some of our current foster carers. We will be giving a short presentation on fostering and answering questions.
 
If you are interested in attending this event and require more information, please feel free to contact our Cork office on: 021-7355977

Upcoming Training February 2016

Five Rivers Fostering have organised the following training for Five Rivers Carers for February 2016. Carers can access information regarding the time and location of each of these training events by using their private login details.

Upcoming Training January 2016

Five Rivers Fostering have organised the following training for Five Rivers Carers for January 2016. Carers can access information regarding the time and location of each of these training events by using their private login details.

Cork
12th January : Emergency Place of Safety Training (EPS Training)

Five Rivers Munster- End of Year Family Fun Day

Many thanks to the foster carers and young people who attend our end of year fun day at The Planet Cork on the 29th of November. Over 70 people enjoyed bowling, pool and finger food. Thanks also to the staff of The Planet who were very helpful on the day. Best wishes for the Festive season to all from the Munster team, Michelle, Edel, Mary, Katherine, Oonagh, Shane and Dawn!

Visit the Planet Cork website at: http://www.planetcork.ie/

Article: The Science Of Raising Happy Kids

Some interesting facts that are just as applicable to the foster care role.

Click here: http://www.lifehack.org/344265/the-science-of-raising-happy-kids

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