Friday, January 18, 2019
Are you considering becoming a foster carer? Do you want to find out more about fostering in Portsmouth? We currently have a need for foster carers in the Portsmouth area, particular carers for teenagers and sibling groups.
We are currently working to ensure that there are sufficient foster carers in the Portsmouth to meet the need of every Portsmouth child who needs a foster placement. We currently need to recruit carers In Portsmouth for:
Younger children and teenagers
If you're a more experienced carer, have experience in caring for disabled children or children with learning difficulties we also need to match carers with:
Local placement is extremely important as it allows children to continue at existing schools, retain contact to friends and family and in the longer run it can facilitate arrangements for a child to return to their family where this is the right plan for the child. By becoming a pf.c foster carer in Portsmouth you can help us to achieve that goal. There is currently a very significant shortfall of foster carers, of all kinds, in Portsmouth. If you live in Portsmouth or nearby and are thinking of fostering we would very much like to hear from you.
"Familyplacement.com is a fantastic agency to be part of. The staff are all very friendly and we have a brilliant social worker. "
- Beccy & MichaelView Case Study
We're proud of the support service we provide for our foster carers. No matter what your experience, we don't expect you to go alone. We provide regular foster carer support groups and training at various locations in the Portsmouth area. We have locally based staff who provide support to our Portsmouth foster carers, ensuring that they receive high level support at all times.
The range of services our foster carers can expect 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.
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 Portsmouth Council and several neighbouring local authorities. We are also accredited as preferred providers of foster placements for the wider group of local authorities. We have been providing foster carers for Portsmouth children for several years. Our Tier 1 status means that Portsmouth refers children to us first whenever a foster placement is needed for a Portsmouth child. This means that if you live in or near Portsmouth and decide to foster with our agency, you are likely to be kept very busy.
Find out about the children who need fostering in Portsmouth. If you live in Portsmouth and are considering becoming a foster carer, we would very much like to hear from you. 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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