Providing a temporary home for a child is something that a lot of people have considered but may not know very much about how it works and who is eligible to become a foster parent. Making the decision to foster a child is a huge commitment. However, it is one which can be deeply rewarding. Foster parents take on the responsibility of looking after a child who has been separated from their birth parents or family, due a variety of reasons. It is up to the foster parent to make their foster child feel safe and secure and also help them develop and learn in a safe environment. Before you can foster a child you must pass an assessment by a social worker.
To start you on your journey, you’ll need to contact us. You can either call us or complete the enquiry form. Once we receive your completed application we will contact you to discuss this.
It is a fantastic opportunity. All you need is a big heart, a spare room, patience and you are probably eligible to be considered as a foster parent. The fostering assessment process is something which every potential foster parent will need to undergo before they can become a foster parent with evolve.