Shaina, one of our foster carers with Pathway Care, has spoken with Planet Radio about her fostering story. She told Planet Radio that when people opened up...
While our main office is based in Oldham, we work closely with every local authority across the North West.
Whether you are from Manchester, Liverpool, Preston, Crewe, Lancashire or the surrounding areas, we can offer you comprehensive training and carer support venues at a convenient location nearest to where you are based.
Fostering with Alpha Plus also gives you the opportunity to pursue a varied fostering adventure should you wish, with a number of our carers choosing different types of foster care as their preference, particularly as they grow and become more knowledgeable about fostering.
Your dedicated social worker (SSW) will work with you during your foster carer assessment to determine whether short-term, long-term emergency or respite care would be the most suitable for you and your family when considering the specific needs of a looked after child.
“That you can cheer people up, and make them feel at home and your basically helping someone” Ruby aged 8. (Foster Carer Birth Child)
Jodie is a foster carer and Sam is a supervising social worker. They share their experiences of working together for an independent fostering agency.
Aminah and Tauseef, both foster carers with NFA Midlands, have been shortlisted for the Foster Carer Award, which acknowledges dedicated carers who have...