COVID-19 : Real-time directives for FF.
Laurent Commission : And after?
DÉFIS, an acronym for Discussions sur l’Enfance, la Famille et l’Intervention Sociale, aims to put in plain words the issues and challenges faced by young people and families in vulnerable situations. It is produced by Le Centre de recherche universitaire sur les jeunes et les familles (CRUJeF), a partner of the FFARIQ.
Our president Geneviève Rioux participated in this third episode, which focused on the need to provide better support for foster families.
Three perspectives, but the same attention to the children’s well-being
The podcast presents the points of view of three experts:
Although they each see the situation from their own point of view, the three participants share one common desire: that everyone finally works together for the good of the children.
Expectations and hopes for the Laurent Commission
Broadcast on April 30, 2021, a few days before the tabling of the Laurent Commission final report, this podcast paints a good picture of the foster families’ realities and the improvements expected following this report.
Our president was able to shed some very relevant light on these issues. As a foster family for 16 years and president of FFARIQ for the past 5 years, it is with the heart of a mother as well as her pragmatism as the spokesperson for the FF that she communicated what truly concerns us in our role of properly accompanying the children we foster.
Here are the highlights of her testimony:
This podcast is full of thoughts, recommendations and hopes towards a better future for children and foster parents. You can listen to the entire discussion by clicking on the following link:
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