Long Term Fostering – Fostering children

Long Term Fostering – Fostering children

Long term fostering – Separation from family is one of the most disruptive events that can occur in a child’s life. SimplyFostering.co.uk has found that children suffering from the trauma of abuse and neglect may also be affected by the process of foster care itself. However, Simply Fostering believes that foster care has evolved into […]

Quality foster carers

Quality foster carers

Quite simply, foster children deserve to be looked after by the best people society has to offer and all the evidence points to foster carers as being the best alternative care service for children who cannot live with their family. The best foster carers naturally have children’s welfare as their priority and have the potential […]

Assessment and fostering

Assessment and fostering

Questions and answers Do I need any special qualifications to be a foster carer? No, it is your personal qualities which are of more importance to us and we will support and prepare you for all stages in the fostering process. Similarly, if you have worked with children or do have qualifications in childcare your […]

Foster carer assessment

Foster carer assessment

Fostering Services Regulations 2002 prescribes the statutory framework for the assessment of prospective foster carers in the UK. Amongst the requirements of this regulation are the needs to obtain the information as to the prospective foster carer and other members of their household and family, interview at least two personal referees nominated by the applicant […]