Foster Carers choose Sunbeam For Fostering Children because we provide following with Excellence :
High quality, professional extensive support
A supervising social worker who will be local to you and dedicated to supporting you
Full support on a 24 hour basis through our out of hours team
An excellent and progressive training programme about Fostering Children
The chance to be treated as a fostering professional
The opportunity to become a specialist foster carer for children with challenging needs. This may be a child with disabilities, autism or learning difficulties
Regular support groups for foster carers and children
Competitive fostering allowances to cover children’s needs and provide a “reward” element to carers
Good placement levels due to our tenders with Local Authorities and several preferred provider relationships
With the right background and support, fostering children can be a rewarding experience.
The decision to foster is an important one. How to Foster a Child is an important question for anyone considering fostering, and requires a lot of thought and consideration. Sunbeam has created a specific Guide to Foster Care to help you decide if fostering is right for you, and answer the question of how to foster a child.