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Foster Parents in the UK: a snapshot
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Foster Parents in the UK: a snapshot

Fostering agencies are finding it more and more difficult to find suitable carers for children in need of temporary homes.   Children who are in foster care can range from being as young as new-borns to young adults and they come into the system for a variety of reasons, some […]

Au pair . . . to be or not to be
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Au pair . . . to be or not to be

This kind of work originated as a means of linguistic and cultural exchange, but with the passage of time, and due to the lack of consideration by certain families, it has turned into a form of domestic exploitation. Ramón Alabau “I think that here in London they treat you as […]