Foster caring in Telford and Wrekin?
Want to take the next step in the fostering process?
We provide comprehensive information about foster care and help you to reduce the risk of choosing the wrong fostering agency.
To be a foster carer you will need to have:
• The time and energy to invest in a child or young person
• A bedroom for the exclusive use of the foster child
• Couples will need to arrange their working hours so that one carer can be available full time
• Single carers will need to be at home full-time or have flexible employment
• A full UK driving licence or have excellent transport links
The right agency.
From your contact form, one of our social work experts will match you and your situation with the most suitable fostering agencies in Telford and Wrekin, on our UK Independent Agency Database.
Different types of fostering. Allowance, babies, children, teens, agency advice?
Just like people, Fostering Agencies are not all the same. They have different support, allowances, quality of training, and access to respite care and support groups.
Not all agencies foster babies, some prefer to look after teenagers, some agencies expect you to be at home full time, others are happy if you have another job.
Fostering career – Find the right agency, support, allowances.
To find out more and to take the next step towards a career as a foster carer, use our no obligation, free agency matching service by completing our online enquiry form, and get fostering right fist time!
Did you know?
Telford, named after Thomas Telford the famous civil engineer and includes Ironbridge Gorge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site,and the Telford International Centre is the 6th largest exhibition centre in the UK.
Telford is home to the Blists Hill Victorian Town and the Coalport China Museum. The Wrekin is one of the most important pre-Christian religious sites in Britain.
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Make a confidential enquiry to Simply Fostering so we can help you to find the best agencies to choose from.