Switching or transferring foster care providers is a daunting task.We won't sugar coat that facts, it's a decision we know you don't take lightly.
But when you are ready, Futures for Children are here for you every step of the way.
We can help you find out whether transferring to us would be the right move for you and any children which you may already be looking after.
Moving to another foster care provider is an important decision, and you need to carefully weigh up all the advantages and disadvantages. If you do decide to transfer to us we’ll sort out as much of the paperwork as possible to make the process straightforward for you.
If you feel that your existing providers are not giving you the right level of support, feel isolated or undervalued, then speak to us about becoming part of the Futures for Children family. Here at Futures for Children we are committed to working with you to help children get a better chance in life.
Futures For Children began with two social workers, both of whom had been foster carers and one of which had been a looked after child. They wanted to offer a better service than other independent agencies and local authorities were providing… and they did just that.
As a company built by Foster Carers, we understand what information is important to those thinking of transferring. The decision to transfer is a big one and we understand it’s one you don’t take lightly. It is not a quick decision and we completely understand that.
We have taken some time to work with our current foster carers to provide an insight into fostering with Futures For Children; a real honest insight.
Futures for Children are committed to providing our foster carers with a support service that is accessible and effective. Foster Carers within the organisation can expect: