Why Foster with
Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council?
We pride ourselves on the high level of support we offer our carers. As a foster carer for the local authority you will have a Supervising Social Worker (SSW) and an access to an out of hours helpline, so help is always at hand when needed.
We are Local
Foster carers have access to a local fostering team and training venues with the borough of Redcar & Cleveland.
As a non-profit organisation our focus is on the best interest of the children and providing the best support for our foster carers.
Foster carers registered with Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council will receive a monthly exemption on their council tax worth up to £1,500 a year.
Foster carers receive excellent ongoing and up-to-date training which is flexible to fit round their lifestyle and tailored to their needs.
Foster carers can attend local support groups and social events.
Foster carers receive expert advice, guidance and support on education and health.
Generous fostering allowances & car mileage allowance.
Help local children remain in the area they know to keep the important links with family, school, friends and social groups.