Evolve Therapeutic Fostering is a leading fostering agency that is currently recruiting foster carers locally in Bexley and South London. There is a shortage of carers across Bexley and London particularly. If you have a spare room, time and the dedication for fostering, we can help your start your journey and cover all your questions on fostering.
We have a local team and social workers that support foster carers in Bexley. At 31 March 2022, there were 165 children in care with Bexley Local authority (Source: DFE) and we need your help to make a difference for these young persons together through fostering.
As an independent, therapeutic and family led fostering agency, Evolve Therapeutic Fostering, links up and works in partnership with Bexley Local Authority to meet their needs and outcomes. The current shortage of foster carers covers specific needs including complex, enhanced and parent and child placements. There is also fostering demand for large sibling groups and challenging teenagers.
If you are experienced foster carer, please contact us to ask about transferring agencies and the step by step process. We follow the Fostering Network’s Transfer Protocol and we are here to help you through the process.
Why choose Evolve Therapeutic Fostering as your fostering agency if you are based in Bexley?
Your fostering supporting support will include:
- Local support and social worker
- Foster payment up to £750 per week
- 21 nights respite
- Initial clothing allowance for each child or young person
- Initial school uniform allowance for each child or young person
- Annual holiday allowance for each child or young person
- Festival allowance for each child or young person
- Events in Bexley for foster carers and children
- Membership to FosterTalk
- Group supervision (monthly)
- Individual supervision (monthly)
If you are living in Bexley, we would love to hear from you and can we can fast track your assessment. Your local fostering team based in Bexley would be quick to respond to your fostering enquiry to the agency.
In the Social Care Review shared recently covering fostering, this has continued to highlight the need for experienced carers and therapeutic intervention. You may notice if you are enquiring with other fostering agencies across Bexley that there is a difference in the approach and we believe the embedded therapeutic approach from our agency is highly effective in supporting outcomes. The agency makes supporting foster carers across Bexley our priority through positive foster carer training, one to one care support and engagement.
If you feel you can make a difference to the children and young persons in Bexley through fostering, please contact us today! We can share a Guide to Fostering – please speak to our team and we can provide all the information on fostering for your next steps toward a rewarding career as a foster carer.