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With decades of knowledge and experience in the care sector, we’re extremely proud of the progress that we’ve made as one of the country’s leading independent fostering agencies.

The welfare, development and outcomes of children and young people is at the heart of everything we do at Perpetual Fostering. We pride ourselves in building safe and successful relationships between our foster families and children.

Alongside our foster families, we ensure that all children and young people can fulfil their potential within education and the wider local community, as well as being able to partake in other social and sporting activities.

As an agency, we forge links with local authorities and schools which are pivotal to our success in having high attendance rates amongst our children and young people. Our recent Ofsted report highlighted that as an agency, we exceed national average when it comes to school attendance rates. We are also delighted to report growing numbers of children from our foster families continuing into higher education.

We’re with you from the very start of your fostering journey, throughout the assessment, training and support stages. The vast majority of our inspirational foster carers achieve the high standards that we constantly strive for within just one year of being approved.

We are committed to the constant development of our fosters carers, and many of our foster carers undertake higher education qualifications to expand their understanding and knowledge even further. This in turn gives the children in their care the greatest possible opportunity to succeed.

If you’re interested in becoming a foster carer with a leading independent fostering agency that continually aspires to make a difference to the lives of our foster carers and the children within our care, then get in touch with a member of our team today.

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