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New board of directors

We are happy to announce that a new board of directors for Fairstart was elected yesterday. Pernille Thorup was elected as our new chairwoman of the board. Pernille is an authorized psychologist and has worked with strategic processing and public management for the...

17 instructors in Greenland have started their online education

In association with the Greenland National Board of Social Services (NBSS), Fairstart recently conducted a start-up seminar in Kangerlussuaq for 17 committed and experienced professionals, now also instructor students. While studying attachment theory and group...

Congratulations to the 18 new certified Fairstart instructors

On June 15, 2018, 18 instructors from the residential institutions Bustrup, Udsigten, Jupiter, Peterslyst and Christianshede in Denmark were trained as certified Fairstart instructors. In this regard, we would like to thank everyone for a fruitful and inspiring...

Fairstart Foundation launches collaboration with the National Board of Social Services in Greenland

In September 2018, Fairstart Foundation launches a new collaboration with the National Board of Social Services in Greenland. In this regard, Fairstart Foundation was invited to attend the principal seminar of the Board of Social Services, held in Copenhagen 24th of...

Niels Peter Rygaard Invited to Speak at Public Hearing

The Social, Interior and Child Committees have invited Fairstart's CEO, child psychologist Niels Peter Rygaard to speak at a public hearing about children placed in foster care. The purpose of the hearing is to bring focus on placements and placed children in foster...

130,000 visitors

Since the launch of our website in November 2016, almost 130,000 visits have been payed to Fairstart's platform. This underlines the high demand for our educations and programmes and thereby the comprehensive and global need for increased caregiver competences in the...

16 employees from SOS Children’s Villages have graduated as Fairstart instructors 

Last week the first class of SOS CV employees completed their certified instructor education. The class consisted of 16 dedicated professionals from six East African countries. They started their education in August and now they have all trained a group of foster or...

Train large numbers of foster families in high quality childcare

Fairstart Foundation will launch a new international online foster care instructor education in January 2018. The education fills a growing need in the foster care systems for a high-quality and low-cost education to improve the life conditions of placed children.  ...

The promising cooperation with SOS Children’s Villages unfolds in East Africa

SOS CV staff from Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Ethiopia and Somaliland just started their online instructor education. We are very excited to see this joint cooperation between Fairstart and SOS Children’s Villages unfold through the education of 19 motivated...

100,000 visitors

On September 1st, we reached 100,000 visitors on our webpage. This means that we still have an average of 10,000 visitors per month.


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