Thinking of Syria again today; with all that's happened in Brussels today, you have to hope that soon the world will turn their eyes to the Middle East and give the same sympathy and concern for those men, women, and children that fear for their lives every day. #mybrand #LeoInterns
Four and a half years of violent conflict have destroyed entire regions of Syria. Caught in the middle of all this horror are the children of Syria, relying on parents who have lost control of their own lives and are now being forced to make difficult choices in desperate circumstances.
Kinship and Foster Carers go through the same checks, training and have the same role as a non-related carer. Yet, there is a clear disparity in the financial support offered by local authorities. This support then ceases, in part, once the carer wishes to apply for SGO or adopts the child!