Support For Our Foster Carers

  • Local support and advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Your own designated social worker to support you in your fostering role
  • Regular meetings with your social worker
  • Competitive fostering allowance to help financially with caring for a child or young person
  • Specialist support for birth children and foster children from Children Resource Workers
  • The opportunity to attend regular support groups and meetings with other foster carers
  • Access to TACT’s foster carer portal which hosts a variety of resources to support you in your fostering role
  • Access to a comprehensive training and professional development programme
  • A national network of foster carers offering peer support
  • Regular events for children and young people in care
  • You’ll be supporting and have involvement with campaigning to improve policy affecting children in care across the UK
  • All surplus income being invested into support services for you and the children that you care for