Due to the ongoing emergency situation with Covid-19 we have had no alternative, in line with Government directives, than to postpone the International Trauma Conference, due to take place on Monday 15th June 2020. It will now take place on a date as yet to be determined sometime next year.
NEWFOCAS remains small, to retain and develop a trusting relationship with our carers and in turn, support and encourage the foster children, individually, to achieve their best potential. We focus on stabilising foster children within a family and giving a foster child long term foster parents that will help the foster child feel secure and attached to the family that they are matched and chosen for.
You could be one of our foster carers and help a foster child settle in their long term family. The support we provide to help you and the child, achieve to fullest potential is unique. NEWFOCAS are a specialist Trauma Informed agency that has staff that our highly trained to support you and the foster child through their development. As a NEWFOCAS foster carer you will receive weekly support from a supervising social worker or one of the close knit team around each child. They will have their own therapeutic social worker to help them develop and achieve.
If you're emotionally resilient, can listen to a child with empathy and kindness, are willing to learn new skills relating to child-care in order to meet a child’s specific needs, we would like to meet you...
Our foster carers also receive excellent training to help them learn how to practically help children and young people in their care; and regular support meetings where you can meet the other carers in the NEWFOCAS team, for general support and get updates from the NEWFOCAS Social work team. Our carers are highly valued and respected part of the team.
Established nearly twenty years ago, NEWFOCAS has become a leading specialist Trauma Informed agency that has staff that our highly trained to support you and the foster child through there development.
With a passion for excellence and responsive foster care services, we are devoted to providing positive outcomes for children, young people who are deemed to be at risk.
Developed in conjunction with many highly skilled professionals and carers, we offer excellence in service at all times. Our foster carers are given 'around the clock' support and are supported through any crisis.
You may have fostered before; alternatively you may have been thinking about becoming a foster carer for the first time. Either way, we give an excellent package of support and allowances to help you every step of the way. If you think you could foster with us, then please get in touch. Complete and submit the form to voice your interest and more information on becoming a carer.
Alternatively, if you hate the idea of filling out a form, we're more than happy to take your call. Pick up the phone and call us on 01244 550300. Our dedicated team is on hand to help you out with anything you maybe unsure of.