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Let us match you with the best Fostering Agency in Witherwack... FREE.

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We are recruiting both short-term & long-term foster carers in Witherwack and surrounding areas including: Sunderland, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Darlington, Chesterfield, Lincoln, Mansfield, Nottingham, Southwick, Fulwell, Pallion, Millfield & 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 care for the child relies on the kind of foster care needed. It can vary from one night to many years, or up until the child is an grown-up.

You may be able to foster and also work. Whether you can relies on the child's situations and also the fostering service you relate to. This can be your neighborhood council or an independent fostering company.

You do not need to own your home, however generally, you'll need to have a extra bed room.

Before you can foster you must pass an analysis to inspect that you have the ability to care for a child. You will not be assessed on your age, ethnic background, sex, marital status, religious beliefs or sexual alignment.

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Foster Parents Urgently Needed in Witherwack, 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 helped to place 100's of carers across the UK and also have more than one decade of experience, which means we can offer you the most effective feasible assistance required on your journey to help provide a risk-free and also protected home to youngsters and also youngsters in care.

Candidates will be assessed, whether it's your very first time as a foster carer or if you're an knowledgeable foster carer wanting to move fostering agencies. We use our years of experience to match you with the appropriate fostering company, assessing abilities, area and also experience.

We construct relationships between carers and fostering agency teams, and also you'll have an knowledgeable expert on hand to help 24 hr a day.

Fostering Values

At iFosterCare.uk, we will always prioritise the security and also well-being of the children and also youngsters in care, by only choosing to work with credible Fostering Agencies along with the training and also assistance we provide to prospective 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 assist every one of our prospective foster mums and dads in their journey to coming to be foster carers.

We urgently need more foster carers in Witherwack and surrounding areas such as Southwick, Fulwell, Pallion, Millfield, Ford, Cleadon, Sunderland, Boldon Colliery, Whitburn, Whiteleas.

Every one of our foster carers to-be receive comprehensive foster training information and also assistance so that they can provide a excellent foster care service and also make a real distinction to a child or young adult in need. We also work to link our community of foster carers with each other - if you determine to be a foster parent you will have the opportunity to consult with our existing carers, hear their foster care stories and also pick up from their experience.

Also after you have actually handled a foster child or young adult, you will have the complete assistance of our expert group that will be on hand, 24 hr a day, to answer any type of inquiries you may have.

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

We are actively looking for foster carers in Witherwack, Sunderland, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Darlington, Chesterfield, Lincoln, Mansfield, Nottingham and across the North East.

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