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Fostering in Manchester

Looking To Foster in Manchester?

Do you live in Manchester and want to become a foster parent? Each year, we receive hundreds of referrals, for a wide variety of fostering placement types.

Foster Care Associates is the foster care agency for you. FCA Manchester covers all areas across Central Manchester, including Rochdale, Oldham, Trafford, Salford, Tameside, Saddleworth and the wider surrounding areas.

The UK has a shortage of foster parents and you could help change that. If you have a spare room, are over the age of 21 and have the heart and home to offer to a young person, Foster Care Associates Manchester would love to hear from you.

In the past year alone, we have received over 1025 referrals for children in the Greater Manchester area that were waiting to become part of a loving family. If you live in Greater Manchester and are over 21, with a spare room and a desire to foster, you could be the one to provide them with a happy home to watch them flourish, grow and develop.

Become A Foster Parent With Foster Care Associates Manchester?

Set up by a former foster parent and former social worker in 1994, Foster Care Associates has grown to become one of the largest independent fostering agency in the UK. Our vision has always been to invest in and nurture high standards in foster care. Choose to foster with us and you’ll receive an extensive local support network, excellent training, 24/7 advice and a rewarding new career.

When you choose to join the Foster Care Associates family in Manchester, you will be joining an amazing fostering provider. You’ll receive a generous financial allowance, 24/7 support and fantastic training opportunities. But more importantly, you’ll also have the chance to make a real difference to the life of a young person. What could be more rewarding?

Join us, and you’ll get access to one of the best foster parent packages out there, including:

  • 24/7 advice service
  • Excellent ongoing training
  • Access to your local fostering team at an office near you
  • Competitive payments
  • Local support groups and social events

Find out how you could change a child’s life today – fill in our short enquiry form and we’ll get back to you with all the information you need

24/7 Fostering Support in Manchester

Here at Foster Care Associates Manchester, we pride ourselves as being a friendly and welcoming group of people, who strive to make a difference to children and families lives.

In order to support our foster parents and children and young people in the best possible way, we have a regional group of highly skilled social workers and our own therapist who are brimming with experience and knowledge.

As well as continued around the clock support from your regional team, we provide you with ongoing training to help develop your skills throughout your fostering journey, including:

  • Safe Guarding
  • First Aid
  • Child Exploitation
  • Attachment & Child Development
  • Trauma & Bereavement
  • Equality & Diversity

It’s really important to us in Foster Care Manchester that we welcome you into the Foster Care Associates Family. That’s why we hold local support groups on a regular basis – to give you the time to reflect, share achievements and give advice. We find all of the above helps to build your support network with other foster parents in and around the region.

Manchester Fostering Allowance & Benefits

At Foster Care Associates Manchester, we believe foster parents should be rewarded for their hard work in changing children’s lives. That’s why we offer an allowance that takes into consideration the demands and cost of foster care. In addition, as anFoster Care Associates Manchester foster parent, you will receive additional benefits, including tax exemption on the first £10,000 you earn per year and additional tax breaks

Have fun with Foster Care Associates Manchester

There’s always something fun going on in the Foster Care Associates West Midlands region; from theme park trips to fun day picnics to singing in the annual Foster Care Associates Big Sing Off Competition. We bring everyone together, foster parents, children and young people in placement, birth children and regional staff. You will find yourself joining a great community of foster parents’ staff and children who will provide you with a fun support network throughout your fostering journey.

How To Become A Foster Parent With Foster Care Associates Manchester

To become a foster parent with Foster Care Associates Manchester or for further information please enquire today, by getting in touch or by the following options below:

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Liverpool

Oldham

Preston

Bolton

Salford

Cumbria

Lancashire

Rochdale

Sefton

Tameside

Wigan

Stockport

Chorley