Stories from a journey

testimonianzeTo get a better picture of what fostering is all about and what it implies, it is crucial to get acquainted with real-life stories of placement and foster care. Each story is different, but all of them are precious.
They are stories about children, teenagers, families, mothers, fathers…
Stories about people who have grown up in foster care and have learned to see hospitality as a magnifying lens that enlarges emotions and sensations. Getting acquainted with first-hand experiences may help candidate foster parents wishing to get involved to realize what foster placing and foster care actually entail. All stories are real (original names have been changed for obvious reasons of privacy). Equally real are their effects on the lives of the people involved.