Fostering

Placing disabled children and young people with severe and complex physical and learning impairments

Our fostering service specialises in placing disabled children and young people with severe and complex physical and learning impairments – also known as special needs – with supportive and enriching foster families.

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Fostered children make exceptional progress

We have a proven record of finding disabled children successful, stable foster families.

We support carers expertly

We offer our carers with all the training and supervision they need to support a disabled child with complex needs. We always want to hear from people who are considering becoming a foster carer for disabled children, and local authorities needing to place disabled children and young people with foster families.

Our placements are flexible

We offer different placement types to suit the needs of children, carers and local authorities – from short breaks and emergency placements to long-term places.

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Outcomes for children and young people are outstanding ... children make exceptional progress to develop a positive self-view. They enjoy excellent relationships with their carers, family and friends.
Ofsted inspection report 2013

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