New Year New You Fostering Event


New Year New You Fostering Campaign

Come and meet us

Saturday 28th January

Mickleover Court Hotel, 2.00pm



2.00pm        Arrivals and welcome

                     A warm welcome awaits you from our Fostering Team

                     Time to find your seat and get ready to enjoy the afternoon

2.15pm        Presentation

                     An informative presentation where you will learn more about:

      • what matters most to our cared for children
      • what being part of our professional Fostering Team could bring to you     
      • the mix of children we currently need to help find caring and supportive homes for
      • the level of quality on-going support that we will provide
      • the positive impact that fostering can make to foster carers’ own children and the family as a  whole
      • the types of foster caring you can become involved in to suit your circumstances, commitments and lifestyle and how these can change to remain flexible with your own needs.

2.40pm         A Day in the life of a foster carer

A select group of our own established Foster Carers share with you some of their own personal experiences.  They will explore with you their challenges and triumphs of Foster Caring and what motivates them to continue being part of our professional Fostering Team.

2.55pm         Refreshments

Enjoy a cup of tea, coffee and biscuits and recharge your batteries for the final session of the day

3.05pm         Meet and mingle

Talk with our professional Team of Foster Carers and Social Workers in a relaxed and informal setting.  Have a general chat, ask questions and select information to take away so that you can complete your fact finding and the day’s experience


Do Something Amazing in 2017

Become a professional foster carer with Derby City Council



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