Fostering

Being a foster carer is extremely rewarding. Children need to be cared for so that as they grow up they can lead full and happy lives. We are particularly interested in hearing from you if you are able to care for children over ten years of age.

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Interested in fostering?

Find out who can foster and how you can find out more.

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Types of foster care placements

Some children need a bed for the night and some need one for a bit longer.

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Assessment process

Information about what happens during the assessment process of becoming a Foster Carer in Caerphilly.

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Children awaiting placements

There are many children who need foster placements at any one time. The majority of the children who need families are over the age of ten, and therefore we are currently prioritising enquiries from people who can look after older children.

The following are examples of the types of children who are currently waiting the right family to look after them.

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