Testimonials

 

Some of the wonderful things people have to say about Family Fostercare

“Never have I been made to feel like anything is too much trouble or I am asking the wrong questions which is so lovely. I think the whole Family Fostercare team are super supportive and I know that I definitely made the right decision moving aross."

Foster Carer May 2020

 

'I have enjoyed fostering and enjoyed working with you and your team at family foster care.  It is a great agency that is really supportive and I would not hesitate to recommend the agency'

Foster Carer April 2020

'I just wanted to drop you a message to say how much I enjoyed the support group today, I had been nervous about coming.  It was great to have a workshop and be able to hear other people ideas and experiences. I’m looking forward to March already. Thank you.'

Foster Carer February 2020

‘I have a really good working relationship with my supervising social worker. We are both very good at communicating with each other and keeping each other updated with information.’

Foster Carer 2020

‘We are happy with all the training received from Family Fostercare and during times with no placement the agency is very supportive to us.’

Foster Carer 2020

‘Our supervising social worker is in weekly contact with us re referrals and supervision visits. I believe we have open communication with her in terms of our fostering role and how things are progressing. Family Foster Care offer great training and support.’

Foster Carer 2020

‘We have good communication with our supervising social worker. She ensures that if she is not available then we have details of who is providing cover. We communicate by phone, text or email. Our social worker is available whenever we need her and gets back asap if she is busy.’

Foster Carer 2020

‘We have a good working relationship with our supervising social worker, we always keep her up to date with any concerns regarding the children, and communicate via the phone along with support meeting we attend.’

Foster Carer 2020

‘We have great support from everyone at FFC’

Foster Carer 2020

Our supervising social worker is knowledgeable with regard to the Agency's policies and was supportive throughout the review.

Foster Carer 2020

The supervising social worker is always pleasant and friendly and makes you feel at ease whenever I have met her at events or training.

Foster Carer 2020

The support and training We receive as a fostering family is absolutely outstanding. There is such a friendly atmosphere, we are always welcome.
Foster Carer comment from Facebook 2018
 

After my children left home I felt I still had something to give, so went into fostering and found that with love and training I can make a difference to a child/YP's lives.
Foster Carer from Foster Care Fortnight 2018

Listening to a child is sometimes all they need to make a difference in their lives.
Foster Carer from Foster Care Fortnight 2018

I am proud that my young people have blossomed into wonderful young adults.
Foster Carer from Foster Care Fortnight 2018

I am proud that my young people have blossomed into wonderful young adults.
Foster Carer from Foster Care Fortnight 2018

I am proud to be a foster carer bevause I love working with children and teenagers giving them a childgood that they have never experienced, with a family feel and also life skills. This is the best feeling in the world and it is very rewarding.
Foster Carer from Foster Care Fortnight 2018

I am always amased at how resilent children are. Making a difference on a daily basis is so rewarding.
Foster Carer from Foster Care Fortnight 2018

I am proud to be a foster carer because although it is hard when things go right the feeling of self acheievement at the end is overwhelming.
Foster Carer from Foster Care Fortnight 2018

I feel safe here and my carer helps me not to worry about things.
Fostered Child

I am very happy living with my carers and am staying here until I am 22. I want to go to University and become a secondary school teacher.
Fostered Child

It's really good living here. We do lots of things together and my carer did a surprise birthday party for me and invited my family.
Fostered Child

This agency is very repsonsive to our particular needs. We have many children placed with their carers and they are all making good progress. The feedback from my social workers in overwhelmingly positive. This service provides good quality care and value for money.
A Local Authority Director of Children's Services

This service is really on the ball for making sure we get all the paperwork and for pushing meetings with the placing authority.
Foster Carer

This agency respects our skills as experienced carers. We are treated as professionals and valued within the company.
Foster Carer

Our relationship with our social worker is excellent. She is professional, approachable and supportive.
Foster Carer

The fostering team are second to none. We get good communication, regular supervision, excellent training and friendly local support groups.
Foster Carer about the FFC Cumbria team

I've been a foster carer for almost 25 years now. It hasn't always been easy, but it has been the best thing I've ever done.
Foster Carer about fostering

I have just completed my training... Family Fostercare have been great - can't wait to get started!
Applicant Foster Carer

Fostering has really changed the way our family looks at life. We really appreciate and respect our family now.
Foster Carer about fostering

Family Fostercare have always made me feel like an important part of the team. It's good to know that you are valued.
Foster Carer

 

If you'd like to start or continue your fostering journey with a fostering agency like this then please get in touch today - we'd love to hear from you.