A house full of children is how the Durrants like it, having raised four of their own, adopted two more and fostering more than 30 children over the past 8 years.
Larry from The Larry Fedoruk Show at NewsTalk 610 CKTB talks to Ann Godfrey, Director of Communications with FACS Niagara, & Eve Steel, youth in care about the continuing need for foster families in Niagara.
Tim speaks with Ann Godfrey and Sean Worthington from Family and Children Services Niagara about the ongoing need for foster families in the Niagara region.
Ann Godfrey joins Joe DaRocha, Child Protection Supervisor on Newstalk CKTB – The VIP Late Lunch with Lee Sterry to discuss the ongoing need for foster families in Niagara.
The Masons have been fostering together — mom, dad and four teenaged kids — for five years. And more families are needed.
The Mason family has been fostering children together for five years.
One by one she wheels them into her living room. Three children, home from school. She lines them up in their wheelchairs, precisely, exactly side by side on the carpet facing the fireplace...
Ann Godfrey joins Port Colborne’s Chief Administrative Officer Scott Luey on Newstalk CKTB, hosted by Larry Fedoruk and speaks about foster parent recruitment.
Put your hand up if you have ever considered becoming a foster parent. Come on. I know you are out there. Most applicants tell us that they thought about fostering for years before finally taking the plunge and giving us a call. And well they should. Fostering [...]
“We know there are many, many caring families out there in Niagara,”...“If (foster care) has ever crossed your mind, now is the time to call us because we really need you. “We want to keep kids close to home, we want to keep them in Niagara,” [...]
The growing list of programs offered by Family and Children’s Services Niagara seems to be making a difference in the communities. But running those programs has also stretched the agency’s resources. “...staffing shortages" [...]