There are changes to the way our children's social care services are running at the moment, because of COVID-19. These changes include: assessments being completed virtually, socially distanced face to face meetings, some services only being available over the phone or email and some of our staff needing to wear PPE (personal protective equipment)
There are a lot of reasons why families aren’t able to look after their children.
Many of these reasons will only apply for a short time. In other cases children might need to be fostered for much longer.
We need carers for children aged 0-18. The type of care depends on what support a child needs but foster carers can offer one or more of the following:
We offer professional training, constant guidance and financial support to all our foster carers.
Find out more about the support and payments we offer Rutland Foster Carers or contact us for further details.
Fostering support and payments
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