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Future Forever

Changing a
Future Forever

Just Imagine the rewards
of fostering a child

Find out more about fostering here

Just imagine a rewarding
career with progress

Fostering

Being a Foster carer is more than a career, it’s a lifestyle. By opening up your home and your heart to a child in need, you could be making an important difference in many people’s lives.

Fostering as a Career

We’re always looking for Foster Carers who can provide intensive support for children, including those with disabilities and additional needs. Being a Foster Carer isn’t for everyone. But if you feel you have that special ability to change a child’s future for the better, we’ll make sure you always have the support you need. If you’re interested in becoming a Foster Carer, enquire today and start your fostering journey with us.

Become a foster carer

If you wish to become a foster carer then click here and we will give you a call back to discuss.

Interested in becoming
a foster carer?

Fill in this quick enquiry form and one of our friendly team will call you back within two working days to discuss your options.

Come and meet us

Would you like to come and talk to us, why not drop by one of our events, check the calendar below to find an event near you:

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Being a Part of This Amazing Family

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Our Recent Investors In People Review

13th March 2018

It’s that time again! The Investors in People (IIP) results are in. We are incredibly proud of getting GOLD in this year’s new assessing standards. Since our last IIP blog, we have been under assessment which came to an end in November. Over the festive period, we have been waiting…
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Hub Breaks

Step down to fostering

13th November 2017

Progress is a privately owned specialist organisation with strong values and a high commitment to delivering and evidencing positive outcomes for children living at home or in care. We offer an integrated service which supports disabled children on their journey, focusing on the least restrictive support and ensuring the right…
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Happy, Smiling Team Photo

What does it mean to be a Supervising Social Worker?

13th November 2017

The Supervising Social Worker position is integral to the Progress team. It is a unique collaboration alongside Foster Carers to ensure the statutory i’s are dotted, and t’s are crossed in-line with current legislation. They also interlink within the fostering household, sharing beneficial knowledge & skills.   We wanted to…
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High Five!

The Voice of the Child

30th October 2017

The recent Ofsted framework rollout and the pilot inspection which we were involved in December 2016, has highlighted how it important it is to us that our children’s views are heard and understood.   While a collaborative approach to everything we do has always been our standard way of doing…
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Small Happy Child

Supporting positive change

19th October 2017

Progress noun ˈprəʊɡrɛs/ forward or onward movement towards a destination.   As of April 2017, the updated Ofsted Social Care Common Inspection Framework (SCCIF) changed the way inspection took place within independent Fostering Agencies. The Ofsted fundamental principle of inspection is to focus on the things that matter most to…
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Board Games

Fostering Options

4th September 2017

Many people consider fostering, but taking the plunge and committing comes with many worries and concerns. You are taking a leap of faith into the unknown, where children are placed in family homes at short notice with rare opportunities to get to know the child before they arrive at your…
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Fostering Manager

A Day in the Life of a Fostering Manager

23rd June 2017

Here at Progress Children’s Services, we pride ourselves on our holistic approach to providing a seamless transition for children and young people in the stages between birth and independent living. As a high-quality foster care provider, our team dedicate themselves to our vision of assisting individuals in achieving the best…
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