We are recruiting foster carers in Croydon and surrounding areas including: London, Dartford, Crawley, Woking, Guildford, Slough, Watford, Chatham, Basildon, Maidstone, Wandle Park, Broad Green, Waddon, Beddington & more.
Fostering in Croydon
All our foster carers in the Croydon area are paid above the Fostering Network Payment Guidelines.
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Who can foster
Being a foster parent means caring for a child as part of your family. To become a foster parent you need to be:
- at least 21 years old
- a UK resident or have indefinite leave to remain
- able to take care of a child or young person, often on a full-time basis
For how long you look after the youngster relies on the kind of foster treatment. It can range from one night to several years, or up until the youngster is an adult.
You may have the ability to work and also foster . Whether you can relies on the youngster's scenarios and also the fostering service you put on. This can be your local council or an independent fostering agency.
You do not need to possess your residence, however generally, you'll need to have a spare bedroom.
Prior to you can foster, you need to pass an evaluation to check that you have the ability to look after a youngster. You will not be assessed on your age, ethnic background, gender, marriage condition, religious beliefs or sexual orientation.
Why Choose Us
The Best Fostering Experience
We have actually helped to position 100's of carers across the UK and also have more than 10 years of experience, which suggests we can supply you the best feasible support needed on your journey to assist supply a safe and also risk-free residence to kids and also youths in treatment.
Applicants will be assessed, whether it's your very first time as a foster carer or if you're an seasoned foster carer wanting to move fostering companies. We use our years of experience to match you with the appropriate fostering agency, evaluating capacities, location and also experience. We build connections between carers and also staff, and also you'll have an seasoned professional available to assist 24-hour a day.
At Fostering Recruitment, we will constantly prioritise the safety and also well-being of the kids and also youths in treatment, by only selecting to deal with credible Fostering Agencies in addition to the training and also support we supply to potential foster carers. To accomplish this, we abide by 6 core worths:
- Making a Difference
- Prioritising Safeguarding
- Championing Care Leavers
- Providing Support
- Supporting Staff
We assist every one of our prospective foster parents in their journey to becoming foster carers.
All of our foster carers to-be obtain considerable foster training info and also support to ensure that they can supply a superior foster treatment service and also make a actual difference to a youngster or young individual in need. We likewise work to connect our community of foster carers with each other - if you decide to be a foster moms and dad you will have the possibility to meet our existing carers, hear their foster treatment stories and also gain from their experience.
Also after you have actually taken on a foster youngster or young individual, you will have the full support of our professional team who will be on hand, 24-hour a day, to address any concerns you may have.
If you live in Croydon and would like to be connected with the best fostering agency in Croydon or have any questions about fostering, becoming a foster parent or fostering a child in Croydon please complete the form on this page.
If you think you could help foster a child we’d love to hear from you, whatever stage you’re at.