We want to make the experience of becoming a foster carer as supportive as we can. We’ll be here to guide you through the process from making an enquiry through to Panel where you’ll be approved as a foster carer.
As our foster carers, we want to ensure your experience with us is second to none. From the first moment when you enquire with us, all the way through to the final steps of the process, and we will continue to support you whether you have been fostering with us for one year or ten!
Here are our promises to you:
Our friendly, expert advisors will be happy to answer any fostering questions you may have and at a time that is convenient for you.
All our team members will be courteous, considerate, and caring, whether that is face to face contact, over the phone, or even by email. We know taking the first step to becoming a foster carer is a big step and we want to make sure you feel comfortable every step of the way.
We'll provide you with training to allow you to fully understand what becoming a foster carer involves and learn more about different types of placements, so you are able to make an informed decision about taking on this life changing opportunity. You will also be able to talk to existing foster carers and learn about their experiences.
We know deciding to become a foster parent takes a lot of courage, so we will provide you with all the right training and support so you can be the best foster carer. We will support you throughout the entire application and assessment process, and you will have a friendly, experienced social worker throughout your fostering journey who is there to answer any of your questions and offer additional support.
We know waiting around for somebody to get back to you on a query or question can be frustrating which is why we will ensure we get back to you in a timely manner, meaning there will be no waiting around! We understand your time is precious, so we will do our best to ensure our communications with you is speedy and reliable.
You will never be on your fostering journey alone; we will always be there for you and support you through your life as a foster carer. Our support is available 24/7, 365 days a year, and we will ensure you are provided with the right training to enable you to be the best carer you can be.
If fostering sounds like the right career for you or you are interested in finding out more, contact our friendly team.