Foster Care Transforming Lives

APFEL & The Fostering Network
Edinburgh, Scotland

A European network of fostering organisations, APFEL (Acting for the Promotion of Fostering at European Level) is holding its eighth European conference entitled Foster Care Transforming Lives in Edinburgh on 20 November, in partnership with The Fostering Network. 

Aims and objectives

The Foster Care Transforming Lives conference will focus on three key aims:

  • How does the foster care system support children through childhood?
  • How does the foster care system prepare young people for adulthood?
  • How does foster care support relationships with birth families?

This conference is open to all those with an interest in foster care.