Becoming a foster carer is about more than collecting a leading fostering allowance. Carers get the full support of our Ofsted Outstanding rated team and an exciting programme of annual social and personal development events.
By becoming a foster carer with Affinity Fostering you can help meet the immediate requirement for new foster carers in your area and earn a generous tax-free monthly allowance in return.
You need one room per young person
£385 - £690
Typically tax free + Affinity benefits
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I will visit you at home to discuss your fostering options at Affinity Fostering, answer any questions you may have and help you complete the application paperwork.
You will attend a Skills to Foster Course designed to equip you with the skills you need to foster. I will visit your house to assess your home and lifestyle.
We will check your references and your application will be assessed by a panel of professionals who make the final decision on your application to become a foster carer.
On successful completion of the above steps you will have become a foster carer ready for your first placement with Affinity Fostering. We will continue to support you throughout life as a foster carer.
We appreciate that deciding to become a carer takes time and requires support.
We have lots of resources to help you learn more about fostering.