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Skills to Foster

When you apply to become a foster carer with Excel Fostering you will have access to our supportive and extensive training courses.

All prospective foster carers have the opportunity to attend the ‘Skills to Foster’ training course. This foundation course is based on a programme originally developed by the Fostering Network and helps to raise awareness about what is required as a foster carer.

This training course will be delivered in two-to-three sessions and will provide a understanding of your role, as well as teach you essential foster care skills including first aid and safer care. This fostering course is delivered with the help of experienced carers.

To find out more about our training and support programme, contact us today.

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Our team of friendly fostering advisors are on hand to answer any questions you may have. We can offer you honest and practical advice that can help you decide if becoming a foster carer is right for you.

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You can contact us by phone and speak to our fostering advisors who are available to talk to you about becoming a foster carer.

01253 712734

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You can contact us by completing our online form and our fostering advisors will respond to your queries within 24 hours.

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You can chat with us online and you can get the answers to your questions immediately.