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Fostering in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

Last year, FCA Yorkshire and Lincolnshire received over 3,054 referrals of children and young people from local authorities. Each year we find this number rising and we feel it is imperative for help find these children and young people a safe, stable and caring home. If you are considering becoming a foster parent, get in touch with us today to see how you can begin your journey.

As a region we cover a vast geographical area within Yorkshire & Lincolnshire, right from North Yorkshire and Hull to the North and as far down as Grantham in the South including everything in between. We are lucky enough to have some beautiful coastline, amazing countryside and bustling cities all within our area.

Our FCA offices in Yorkshire & Lincolnshire

In order to support our foster carers in the best possible way we have five Social Work teams within the region, and they are based out of four offices; Hull, Leeds, Sheffield and Mansfield. This means that wherever you are within the region, that you are never far away from one of our warm and welcoming offices, and an endless supply of tea and biscuits!

Having fun at FCA Yorkshire & Lincolnshire

We’re a region that is bursting at the seams with experience and knowledge, but we also don’t take ourselves too seriously. We know the importance of having a bit of fun and our activity and events calendar represents this – there is always something going on, whether it be for our looked after children, birth children, foster carers or just getting everyone together for a game of Rounders’ and an ice-cream.

If you can offer a young person a caring home, then please get in touch, we’d love to hear from you.

Our Offices

Mansfield

Suite 5/6 Enterprise Court, Oakham Business Park, Hamilton Way, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 5BU

01623 632606

Hull

The Deep Business Centre, Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4BG

01482 447 708

Leeds

Unit 5 Turnberry Park, Gildersome, Morley, Leeds, LS27 7LE

0113 307 1150

South Yorkshire Hub (covering Sheffield and Doncaster teams)

1 Europa Court, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield, S9 1XE

0114 261 5750

Events

01/05/2017

Information Stand – Elsecar – The FCA

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21/05/2017

Information Stand – South Yorkshire – The FCA

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Meet the Team

Tim Clayton

Registered Manager

Jo Barrass

Fostering Service Manager

Jo Charity

Kathy Hamilton

Operations Manager

Amanda Stringer

Fostering Service Manager

Laura Stead

Fostering Service Manager

Heather Colton

Supervising Social Worker

Sarah Arblaster

Supervising Social Worker

Rupee Sandhu

Supervising Social Worker

Jodie Hara

Supervising Social Worker

Ben Corcoran

Supervising Social Worker

Kirsty Horsfield

Supervising Social Worker

Sharon Weir

Senior Supervising Social Worker

Sue Pepper

Senior Supervising Social Worker

Sue Young

Supervising Social Worker

Tiffany Owen

Supervising Social Worker

Zoe Cawthorne

Senior Administrator

Sue Rollins

Senior Administrator

Valerie Ladds

Senior Administrator

Reace Foster

Administrator

Sue Wright

Senior Administrator

Jane Walker

Senior Education Officer

Carrie Robinson

Placements Manager

Nicole Higgins

Supervising Social Worker

Caroline Petre

Office Manager

Allister Carrol

Supervising Social Worker

Nerys Emmett

Carer Recruitment Officer

Case Studies

    How can we help?

    Ready to start fostering a child or young person? Or just want a bit more information to help you decide whether fostering is for you? All you need to do is contact us.

    • Why do we need this? So we can email you a brochure.
    • Why do we need this? We appreciate that starting to foster is a big decision that needs careful consideration and you are likely to have questions. We’d like to help answer those questions.
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    Phone us

    Call us on 0800 434 6000 (lines open Monday - Friday: 9am - 8pm)

    Fostering a child or young person is a big decision so we're here to answer any questions you may have. Our friendly fostering advisors, many of whom are carers themselves, can talk you through everything you need to know about becoming a foster carer.

    For all other general enquiries, please call 0800 085 225.

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    • Why do we need this? So we can email you a brochure.
    • Why do we need this? We appreciate that starting to foster is a big decision that needs careful consideration and you are likely to have questions. We’d like to help answer those questions.
    • Please enter your postcode to see news and events in you area
    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

    Phone us

    Call us on 0800 434 6000 (lines open Monday - Friday: 9am - 8pm)

    Fostering a child or young person is a big decision so we,re here to answer any questions you may have. Our friendly fostering advisors, many of whom are carers themselves, can talk you through everything you need to know about becoming a foster carer.

    For all other general enquiries, please call 0800 085 225.

    Call me back

    Haven't got time to chat now? Leave your details and we'll call you back at a time that suits you:

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