Amanda and Michael signed up for fostering in Kent and joined Mockingbird, which is designed to give additional support to foster families.
Fostering in the Midlands
With more than 10 year’s experience in fostering, Fostering Solutions Midlands supports more than 100 inspirational foster carers across: Nottinghamshire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Birmingham and everywhere in between. Together our foster carers and teams work passionately to build incredible futures for vulnerable children.
By joining our fostering family, you become part of a truly carer led community. Our dedicated team of Supervising Social Workers and Engagement Officer organise regular activities chosen by our carers, from dog walks to long brunches, getting together as a family of foster carers is a great form of support.
Claire, who has been fostering in Birmingham for 12 years with Fostering Solutions told us: “I wish I had started fostering sooner, I will never look back”.
At Fostering Solutions Midlands, we understand fostering is a family affair, and your own children are incredibly important during your fostering adventure. We hold regular meet ups with the birth children of our foster carers, to ensure their views and thoughts are listened to, it’s also a great environment for your children to talk about their own fostering experiences with other young people in the same situation.
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