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Free Guide To What Foster Carers Get Paid

In this comprehensive guide, we explain how payments work and then show you real-life examples.

You'll learn how you’re paid as a foster carer, how foster care payments work in practice,how tax relief boosts your fostering income and how you get other job-related benefits.

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Your Step-by-Step Guide to Becoming a Foster Carer

This easy-to-read guide explains what's involved in becoming a foster carer, from the first chat through to getting your first placement.

You'll learn how social workers help you through the process, what training and preparation you get, how long the process takes and what support you get once you're an approved foster carer.

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How To Become A Foster Carer

'A Fulfilling Career That Makes a Difference: How to Become a Foster Carer'. In this free guide, you’ll discover: Why fostering is such a rewarding career, The process involved in becoming a foster carer, How much you get paid, The training and support you receive.

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Your Step-by-Step Guide to Becoming a Foster Carer

This easy-to-read guide explains what's involved in becoming a foster carer, from the first chat through to getting your first placement.


Your Step-by-Step Guide to What Foster Carers Get Paid

Every 20 Minutes a Child Comes Into Care. #WhoCares?

During your lunch break, or the time you spend checking Facebook, another child will come into care. Right now, that child is thinking: 'Who cares?' You can change their life by saying: 'I care.'

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January 31, 2019

Mother-Baby Placements: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

It's commonly considered that children are our most precious natural resource, as they will inherit this world well after we're gone. Ensuring that our children are pro... Read More
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January 12, 2019

Why Use a Fostering Agency?

If you’re thinking of taking the first step in becoming a foster carer, there’s a good chance you’ve already got what it takes. Foster parenting is all about providing a safe, secure, and nurtur... Read More