SUPPORTING
THOSE WHO
CARE
Safeguard Your
Fostering Journey Today
At FosterTalk we support over 40,000 foster carers from across the U.K.
Our dedicated team of social workers, foster carers and experts ensure that you and your household receive the best advice, guidance and benefits throughout your fostering journey.

YOUR FOSTER CARE SUPPORT NETWORK

The foster care journey is challenging and unique for every child, young person and carer.
We understand the importance of providing services which are welcoming,
trusted, reliable, knowledgeable and innovative.

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WELCOME TO FOSTERTALK

Supporting those who care since 2004, FosterTalk is the Centre of Excellence UK for the Martin James Foundation and are recognised as the ‘go to’ organisation for fostering advice, practical guidance and independent support for both Foster Cares and Fostering Services alike.

FosterTalk’s comprehensive membership packages are available for foster carers, special guardians, retired and pre-approval carers and local authority or independent fostering services staff.

In addition to memberships, Fostertalk also provide expert Allegations Support and market leading training for both Foster Carers and staff.

FosterTalk delivers Fosterline, an independent support service on behalf of the Department for Education. Fosterline is free to access for all foster parents and those thinking of becoming foster parents in England. Call 0800 040 7675 or visit www.fosterline.info

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Journey 2 Foster

Empower your pre-approval carers with the skills, confidence, and knowledge to prepare them for their journey 2 foster.
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Managing Allegations For Staff

Comprehensive training for social work professionals on identifying, managing and assessing the impact of allegations.
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Supervision Skills For Supervising Social Workers

Learn how to manage performance, resolve issues, and understand the regulatory context and purpose of foster care supervision.
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Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness

Explore the risks of sexual and criminal exploitation and how to provide a safe base for children and young people in care.
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Staying Put

Learn more about Staying Put, what it is, how to apply best practice and how safer care protects the foster child and wider family.
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Managing Allegations for Carers

Understand the difference between allegations, complaints, and standard of care issues and what measures you can take to minimise the risk.
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Meeting The Educational Needs of Children

Learn how to support the educational needs of children and young people in care with this half day training, devised by an education and learning expert.
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Cultural Competence

Learn how to care for children from difference cultural backgrounds and understand equality, diversity, and the rights of individuals within society.
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