Advanced search

Here are some suggested organisations that offer expert advice on fostering.


(4 Posts)
ohoneybeeo Mon 29-Dec-14 11:52:03

I'm in the process of becoming a foster carer and have to have a medial at my doctors.
The doctor said it will be a 30 minute appointment.
I was just wondering if anyone could tell me what it will entail?
Thank you

scarlet5tyger Mon 29-Dec-14 13:11:37

Mine was many years ago now. Quite thorough but nothing really to worry about - no needles! Be prepared to be weighed though, I wasn't and wouldn't have worn a thick jumper and jeans if I'd known...

Twopots Tue 30-Dec-14 11:24:21

I had mine a couple of months ago it was pretty standard weight, height etc he also felt my tummy to check my liver wasn't enlarged and checked my teeth and made me stand on one leg and close an eye and touch my nose I found it all quite funny (a cute doc helped though!). Don't worry it will be fine

ohoneybeeo Tue 30-Dec-14 18:51:33

Thanks for the replies Scarlet and Twopot. It's made me less worried smile

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now