Is It Possible to Foster as a Single Person?
Friday, June 14, 2019
Are you considering fostering in Dorset? We are currently looking for foster carers in the Dorset area and whether you're an an experienced foster carer or new to fostering we'd very much like to hear from you.
We are looking for foster carers in Dorset for a range of ages and circumstances We are currently looking to recruit foster carers for the following;
Younger children requiring fostering
Other children requiring fostering
Dorset has a significant shortfall of foster carers, of all kinds. It is our goal to ensure that every Dorset child who requires fostering is matched with foster carers. In order to do this we are working to ensure that there are sufficient foster carers in the Dorset area. This is an important goal because local placement allows children to continue and thrive at existing schools,
"Read Beccy and Michaels story here:"
- Beccy & MichaelView Case Study
For all of our Dorset based foster carers we offer training at various locations across Dorset. As one of our Dorset foster carers you will be able to attend foster carer support groups and will receive support from our locally based staff, ensuring that your receive high level support whenever you need it. The full range of fostering support services that you will have access to includes;
If you decide to join our team, you will be working with an agency that has consistently been accredited as an 'Outstanding' or 'Good' Fostering Service Provider by OFSTED.
Our fostering agency is an accredited Tier 1 provider of foster placements for all of the Dorset Unitary Authorities and several neighbouring local authorities. We are also accredited as preferred providers of foster placements for the wider group of neighbouring local authorities. We have been providing foster carers for Dorset children for over 13 years. Our Tier 1 status means that all of the Dorset unitary authorities refers children to us first whenever a foster placement is needed for a Dorset child. This means that if you live in or near Dorset and decide to foster with our agency, you are likely to be kept very busy.
If you are interested in becoming an fp.c Dorset foster carer, in addition to a full range of support you will be working with an agency that has consistently been accredited as an 'Outstanding' or 'Good' Fostering Service Provider by OFSTED. If you live in Dorset and are thinking of fostering, we would really like to hear from you. Thank you for your interest in our Dorset fostering service
Fill in the form below to request a call back with one of our friendly foster carer recruitment advisers or to be sent a fostering information pack. You can also give us a call on (01993) 706925 or if you need more information, see our page on considering fostering.
Our foster carers are a diverse group of individuals. They are all committed to making a difference for children. And they will all go the extra mile that it takes...View our case studies
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