South Wales foster carers gain long service awards

Archived: Posted December 7, 2015

Our South Wales team enjoyed their annual foster carers Christmas party recently, taking the opportunity to celebrate the long service of several of their foster carers, at a celebration at the Marriott Hotel in Swansea.

Foster carers in South Wales celebrate Christmas partyFourteen sets of foster carers were recognised for their commitment to providing foster care support over periods ranging from five to fifteen years.

Sharon Edwards, senior administer from our Swansea office, said: “I am in awe of the years that our carers have given to fostering, and it brought a tear to my eye knowing that there are such caring people out there willing to look after children and young people who are unable to live with their own family. This is the best event of the year and I’d like to say thank you to all our foster carers for all that they do”.

The evening went amazingly well; everyone enjoyed a three course meal, and were then serenaded by a male voice choir and a live band.

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