Foster carer shortlisted for prestigious award

Archived: Posted March 7, 2013

Core Assets Fostering NENorth East foster carer Cathy Davis, has been celebrating recently after being praised for her inspirational efforts as a foster carer at the Glass Slipper Awards held on 28th February.

Organised by the Evening Chronicle Sunshine Fund in the North East, the awards celebrate the outstanding contribution that women in the North East give to family, the community the workplace.

Cathy was a finalist in the Lifetime Achievement category for the difference she’s made to the young people she’s fostered over the last 15 years.

It was a lovely afternoon for Cathy and her family and friends and she felt very humbled to be nominated by Core Assets Fostering for the award.

Jim Smith, registered manager for Core Assets Fostering North East said “We are delighted that Cathy has been honoured in these awards and would like to thank Cathy and all our foster carers for the vital role they play in the young people’s lives.”

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