The Fostering Network
is the voice of foster care, and has been influencing policy and campaigning for improvements for nearly 40 years. We work with key decision makers such as Government Ministers, civil servants and elected representatives in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales to put into place policies that are best for fostered children and foster families.
There is still much more to do. Get involved in our policy and campaigns work and make a difference. Together we can change lives!
All Foster Carers in Staffordshire are members of
the Fostering Network.
As a member
you will receive the quarterly magazine,
which gives useful information
about fostering and developments across the country.
There is a local Advice and Mediation Officer
who can help to keep you informed
or in the event of an allegation offer support and advice.
Her name is: Bethan Houston
Telephone : 01905 622459
e-mail Bethan Houston here
Members also receive comprehensive legal protection insur
ance to cover legal expenses that may arise as a result of fostering
and Foster carers, their partners and their children,
including those over the age of 18 will be covered for:
a place to share concerns, idea's, ask for help advice, share with foster carers from around the country, hear what other area's have achieved - compare other area's with Staffordshire -
Staffordshire Fostering service pay membership for Staffordshire Foster Carers