Foster Care Fortnight | Elizabeth’s story

Elizabeth is one of Barking and Dagenham’s most experienced and skilled foster carers and has been fostering with the council since 2009. Most recently she was asked to become a Hub Home Carer as part of the Mockingbird Family Model which launched last year.

A Hub Home Carer provides support for a number of carers in close proximity to their home, including planned or emergency respite care, 24 hours seven days a week.
Could you open your heart and home to help improve the outcomes for local foster children? Three of Barking and Dagenham’s foster carers share the stories behind their foster families and reveals what it’