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The UK is expected to be 25,000 Foster Carers short by 2026...
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Let us match you with the best Fostering Agency in Chartham... FREE.

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We are recruiting both short-term & long-term foster carers in Chartham and surrounding areas including: Gillingham, Maidstone, Chatham, Rayleigh, Basildon, Hastings, Dartford, Chelmsford, Colchester, Eastbourne, Shalmsford Street, St Augustines, Harbledown, Chilham & more.

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
  • have at least one spare room
  • be a UK resident or have indefinite leave to remain
  • be able to take care of a child or young person, often on a full-time basis

How much time you look after the child relies on the kind of foster care needed. It can vary from one evening to several years, or until the child is an grown-up.

You might have the ability to foster and function. Whether you can relies on the child's situations and the fostering service you put on. This can be your local council or an independent fostering firm.

You do not require to own your residence, yet usually, you'll need to have a extra bed room.

Before you can foster you must pass an assessment to inspect that you have the ability to look after a child. You will not be examined on your age, ethnic culture, gender, marital standing, religion or sexual preference.

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Foster Parents Urgently Needed in Chartham, could you help?

Why Choose Us?

Our services are free to use. We specialise in matching you and your unique circumstances with the best fostering agency / agencies in your area.

The Best Fostering Experience

We have actually aided to position 100's of carers throughout the UK and have more than 10 years of experience, which implies we can supply you the very best possible assistance needed on your trip to assist give a safe and secure residence to children and young individuals in care.

Applicants will be evaluated, whether it's your very first time as a foster carer or if you're an seasoned foster carer aiming to move fostering companies. We utilize our years of experience to match you with the right fostering agency, examining capabilities, place and experience.

We develop connections between carers and fostering agency teams, and you'll have an seasoned professional on hand to assist 24-hour a day.

Fostering Values

At iFosterCare.uk, we will constantly prioritise the safety and security and well-being of the young adults and young individuals in care, by just selecting to function with reputable Fostering Agencies in addition to the training and assistance we give to potential foster carers. To achieve this, we follow 6 core worths:

  • Making a Difference
  • Prioritising Safeguarding
  • Championing Care Leavers 
  • Providing Support
  • Advocacy
  • Supporting Staff

Fostering Support

We support every one of our potential foster mums and dads in their trip to ending up being foster carers.

We urgently need more foster carers in Chartham and surrounding areas such as Shalmsford Street, St Augustines, Harbledown, Chilham, St Dunstans, Dunkirk, Canterbury, Northgate, St Stephens, St Martins.

Every one of our foster carers to-be get comprehensive foster training info and assistance so that they can give a first-rate foster care service and make a genuine distinction to a child or young adult in need. We also function to connect our community of foster carers together - if you make a decision to be a foster parent you will have the opportunity to meet our existing carers, hear their foster care stories and learn from their experience.

Also after you have actually taken on a foster child or young adult, you will have the complete assistance of our professional team who will be on hand, 24-hour a day, to address any type of concerns you might have.

If you live in Chartham and would like to be connected with the best fostering agency in Chartham or have any questions about fostering, becoming a foster parent or fostering a child in Chartham please complete the form near the top of this page.

We are actively looking for foster carers in Chartham, Gillingham, Maidstone, Chatham, Rayleigh, Basildon, Hastings, Dartford, Chelmsford, Colchester, Eastbourne and across the South East.

If you think you could help foster a child we’d love to hear from you, whatever stage you’re at.