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Welcome to
Alpha Plus

Alpha Plus is a leading independent fostering agency (IFA) based in the North West of England with a proven track record in high-quality foster care leading to incredible futures for generations of children who can no longer live with their birth families.

Throughout Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside and Cheshire, we provide the best possible foster families for children and young people needing a safe and happy home life.

We are a Tier 1 provider to all our local authority partners across the North West. This means that we are a preferred provider and will be approached to provide care to young people and children ahead of Tier 2 and Tier 3 agencies. This means that the opportunity for foster carers at Alpha Plus to provide more foster homes for children and young people.

Social workers and support staff are always on hand to help our dedicated foster carers in the region with specialist support and training, equipping them with everything they need to give a child or young person a positive start in life.

A foster carer said: “We get phenomenal support. Our Supervising Social Worker is a star.” 

Why Alpha Plus?

Our Locations

Our Office is based in Oldham

While our main office is based in Oldham, we work closely with every local authority across the North West.