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We are recruiting both short-term & long-term foster carers in Highgate and surrounding areas including: Birmingham, Solihull, Dudley, Walsall, Redditch, Wolverhampton, Tamworth, Coventry, Nuneaton, Worcester, Spring Vale, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, Cannon Hill & 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

The length of time you take care of the child relies on the sort of foster care needed. It can vary from one evening to several years, or until the child is an adult.

You may be able to foster and function. Whether you can relies on the child's circumstances and the fostering service you put on. This can be your local council or an independent fostering company.

You do not require to own your house, however generally, you'll need to have a spare bedroom.

Before you can foster you must pass an assessment to check that you're able to take care of a child. You will certainly not be assessed on your age, ethnic culture, sex, marriage condition, religious beliefs or sexual preference.

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Foster Parents Urgently Needed in Highgate, 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 assisted to position 100's of carers throughout the UK and have more than 10 years of experience, which implies we can provide you the most effective feasible support needed on your journey to assist supply a protected and safe house to children and youths in care.

Applicants will be assessed, whether it's your very first time as a foster carer or if you're an skilled foster carer seeking to transfer fostering agencies. We utilize our years of experience to match you with the right fostering agency, analyzing abilities, place and experience.

We build partnerships between carers and agency personnel, and you'll have an skilled expert available to assist 24-hour a day.

Fostering Values

At iFosterCare.uk, we will certainly constantly prioritise the safety and security and welfare of the young adults and youths in care, by only selecting to collaborate with trustworthy Fostering Agencies as well as the training and support we supply to possible foster carers. To attain this, we adhere to 6 core values:

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

Fostering Support

We support all of our prospective foster parents in their journey to ending up being foster carers.

We urgently need more foster carers in Highgate and surrounding areas such as Spring Vale, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, Cannon Hill, Ladywood, Edgbaston, Moseley, Vauxhall, Bordesley Green, Hockley.

All of our foster carers to-be receive comprehensive foster training information and support to make sure that they can supply a superior foster care service and make a real difference to a child or young adult in need. We likewise function to connect our neighborhood of foster carers with each other - if you determine to be a foster parent you will certainly have the chance to satisfy with our existing carers, hear their foster care stories and learn from their experience.

Also after you have actually handled a foster child or young adult, you will certainly have the full support of our expert group that will certainly get on hand, 24-hour a day, to address any concerns you may have.

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

We are actively looking for foster carers in Highgate, Birmingham, Solihull, Dudley, Walsall, Redditch, Wolverhampton, Tamworth, Coventry, Nuneaton, Worcester and across the West Midlands.

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