Abby Plumb

A trusted guardian to guide overseas children through the UK education system


Mrs Abby Plumb, a passionate educator and acclaimed child carer, founded Ma Shuk Ying UK Guardianship Service in the West Midlands in 2002. The company provides bespoke one-stop education solutions of British education consultancy and professional guardianship for international students age 11 to 18, from Hong Kong, Macau and China.Mrs Plumb has been a State-Certified Foster Carer of Telford and Wrekin Council, West Midlands for pre and post-16 children. A recognised expert, she has twice been invited by BBC radio to speak live about foster children and often been interviewed by a local newspaper on issues in childcare. She has advised local authorities on foster children extended care policies and been used as a beacon to train other childcare providers. In her earlier career, she founded the childcare service Club4Children which was short-listed for two categories in the Finals of the national 4Children’s ChildcareStars Awards.