Transfer to Fitzgerald Fostering

If you are already a foster carer for an independent fostering agency or a local authority and are thinking of transferring to a new fostering agency Fitzgerald Fostering would really like to hear from you. We understand that this can be a very difficult decision to make and that there are many reasons why you might want to want to transfer to a new fostering agency. We would be very happy to talk to you about what we offer at Fitzgerald Fostering and how we can help you achieve your fostering goals. We understand that the support we provide to our foster carers is the key to them successfully caring for the children they look after.

Making the change

Transferring from an independent agency or local authority can seem daunting, but we will be there to support you through the process. You can transfer agency whether you currently have a child in placement or not. The first step in the process would be to talk to us about your desire to transfer. Once you are sure transferring to Fitzgerald Fostering is the right decision you will need to inform your existing agency or local authority in writing of your intention to transfer. When you have done this, you can then apply to become a foster carer with Fitzgerald Fostering. You will then be allocated a social worker to guide and support you through the assessment and transfer process. We will be with you every step of the way.

If you would like more information about transferring to Fitzgerald Fostering please feel free to call one of our team on 01753 550031 or use the contact form below.