The training included social workers from child protection departments, regional foster care teams, foster parents, and human rights lawyers from non-governmental organizations involved in migration issues.
Foster care development project for unaccompanied children was presented by the National Foster Care Association and NBU
The initiative for foster care development for unaccompanied children is implemented by the Istituto degli Innocenti di Firenze (Italy) in partnership with the Know-How Center for Alternative Childcare (Bulgaria)
Bulgarians would become foster parents against salary and child support – something foster parents are blamed for
Half of the Bulgarians would entrust their children to foster parents if an incident occurs with them, shows a national poll
The National Foster Care Association Gave the Second “Childhood Saviors” Awards for Contribution to Foster Care
The National Foster Care Association handed out the awards “Childhood Saviors” for the second time on the occasion of the Day of Foster Parents and Foster Care.
The National Foster Care Association and Mtel Wished Good Luck to 30 First-Graders from Foster Families
261 Bulgarian children from foster families from 1 to 12 grade received backpacks with school supplies and kits, a gift from the leading telecom Mtel and the National Foster Care Association on the occasion of the school year start.
The foster parents in Bulgaria take care mainly for children in school age. Nearly 40% of children in foster families are aged 6 to 14, 30% are babies and toddlers under 3 years, only 10% are teenagers, and 20% are in pre-school age.