why foster with us?

why choose us?

why choose us?

Foster Wales Vale of Glamorgan is unlike any other fostering agency. Our focus is on people, not profit. We are part of a national network, taking in all the Local Authority fostering teams throughout Wales.

When you choose us, you’re choosing purpose and dedication. We are committed to supporting you, and to working as a team. This tight connection is what enables us to build the best possible futures for local children, helping them stay in their local area when it’s right for them.

What matters most to us is making a real difference to local children’s lives. And we can’t do this without people like you.

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our mission

There are children throughout the Vale of Glamorgan who need us. They need you too.

We are looking for all sorts of foster carers. The children in our care are each unique – teenagers, toddlers, babies, siblings and young parents too.

The mission for each child remains the same. Regardless of their age or their past, our mission is to change the course of their future.

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our support

Foster Wales Vale of Glamorgan is the complete local support network that is there for you at all times. We support you and the children in our care.

We will be beside you, at every step of your fostering journey. You will benefit from our dedicated expertise, training and advice to fulfil your fostering needs.

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our ways of working

We are working together with foster families across the Vale of Glamorgan to build better futures for local children. At the heart of everything Foster Wales does is connection and collaboration.

We are on hand to help at all times. We are never far away. We are part of your community and your everyday life.

Our role is to help grow and expand your skills, to make you the very best you can be. This means celebrating your existing talents and everything that makes you unique, and charting a course for your future. We are here to support you, so you can make the biggest difference possible.

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it’s your choice

When you choose Foster Wales Vale of Glamorgan, you’re choosing to work with people who care. Dedicated and specially trained people. People who live where you do. Real people who understand life in the Vale of Glamorgan and are invested in its young people.

Take the first step to becoming a foster carer by contacting us today.

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get in touch today

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