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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Outcomes for children and young people are outstanding. They enjoy excellent relationships with their carers, family and friends.
Ofsted inspection report 2013

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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Fill in our online form or call 01763 268 013.

Fostering services

Independent Form F Assessors

Scope are looking for experienced Independent Form F Assessors who can undertake assessments in the North and East London areas and the East Midlands.

Contact Chris Kohlhoff for further details on 07436 583090 or email christopher.kohlhoff@scope.org.uk.