Is It Possible to Foster as a Single Person?
Friday, June 14, 2019
Are you considering fostering in Staffordshire? We are currently looking for foster carers in the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire has a significant shortfall of foster carers, of all kinds. It is our goal to ensure that every Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire area. This is an important goal because local placement allows children to continue and thrive at existing schools, retain important connections and bonds with friends and family, and where it is the right plan for the child, in the longer run it can facilitate arrangements for a child to return to their family.
"Read Beccy and Michaels story here:"
- Beccy & MichaelView Case Study
For all of our Staffordshire based foster carers we offer training at various locations across Staffordshire. As one of our Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire children for over 13 years. Our Tier 1 status means that all of the Staffordshire unitary authorities refers children to us first whenever a foster placement is needed for a Staffordshire child. This means that if you live in or near Staffordshire and decide to foster with our agency, you are likely to be kept very busy.
If you are interested in becoming an fp.c Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire and are thinking of fostering, we would really like to hear from you. Thank you for your interest in our Staffordshire 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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