We offer a great support package to all Barnet foster carers that join our family.
Fostering is a challenging but rewarding experience and we recognise and value our foster carers for the fantastic work they do with our children.
What we offer
- £366 to £599 per week per child (dependent on age of children and your skills/experience as a foster carer)
- dedicated social worker to you
- out-of-hours support
- a ‘buddy’ who is an experienced Barnet foster carer
- comprehensive and on-going training programme
- birthday and holiday allowance for each child you look after
- planned break each year
- help with exceptional expenses, paid respite and support during times of extra pressure
- Support via BAFCA (Barnet Foster Carers Association) and our regular support group
- membership of the Fostering Network, an independent national charity, which offers free support, discounts, training and events