Become A Foster Carer
There are 5 stages to becoming a foster carer. At every step of the way you will be guided by our assessing social workers to ensure you feel confident and supported.
The 5 steps are as follows;
Types of Fostering
There are a few different kinds of fostering, the process to become a foster carer for them is the same for each. There are also more specialised types fostering which includes caring on remand or therapeutic – you would need specialist training to undertake these.
At FCL Fostering we focus on the following 4 types;
You look after children for a few weeks or months while plans are made for their future.* This could also develop into a long term fostering match whilst you develop a relationship for the child.
FCL Fostering - Fostering Changes Life
We are happy to answer any questions that you may have in relation to fostering children and young people. Download our Enquiry Pack which will answer many of the questions that you may have.
Download our enquiry pack today to read more;
- About us
- What is Fostering?
- Who Can Foster?
- What Support/Finance can I expect?
- The Recruitment Process
- Placement Types
- Working as part of a team
- Training Programme
- Qualities of a successful Foster Carer
- Key Principle Duties and Responsibilities
Caring for Children
- What we provide and do differently
- Frequently asked Questions