About our Fostering Services

Regional Foster Placements offers a wide range of support services to their foster carers.

The agency provides:

  • Ongoing financial payments at a professional fee level, paid weekly for each child placed.
  • Professional support from qualified social workers and support staff.
  • Access to independent experts where required, to include psychologists, therapists etc.
  • Out of hours cover 365 days a year, 24 hours per day.
  • Visits from our agency social worker at least once every four weeks, when you have a placement, more frequently if thought necessary.
  • Access to professional training and the NVQ in Care qualification.
  • Free membership of the Fostering Network.
  • Regular opportunities to meet with other carers.
  • Access to respite carers when necessary.

Please have a look at our more detailed services pages for Foster Care, Fostering Assessments, Fostering Skills, Foster Care Training