The survey was designed using Survey Monkey and was live from 21 June to 19 July 2021. It was promoted via social media, Kinship’s kinship care community, partner organisations, and Kinship’s professionals’ network.
The survey received 1,651 responses from kinship carers caring for 2,538 children in England and Wales. This represents the highest number of responses ever for Kinship’s annual survey. Survey Monkey software was used to analyse the data.