Become a Foster Carer

Programme of Workshops to be held in Romsey

Standard 23.1 of the Fostering Service Regulations: The Fostering Service ensures that foster carers are trained in the skills required to provide high quality care to meet the needs of each child/young person placed in their care.  

 

Standard 23.5 of the Fostering Service Regulations: There is an on-going programme of training and self-development for foster carers to develop their skills and tackle any weaknesses.  

The Workshops will run from 10am to 12 noon and 12.30 to 2.30pm providing the opportunity to attend two workshops in one day.

The venue for these workshops is the new Romsey office:
Broadwater House, Broadwater Rd, Romsey, SO51 8GT.
Tel: 01794590003

Refreshments will be provided.  

Thursday 8th December 2016
  • Resilience and Attachment
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
Thursday 12th January 2017
  • Survival Techniques
  • Panel Prep and Portfolio Ideas
Thursday 9th February 2017
  • Safe care
  • Contact issues and working with birth parents
Thursday 9th March 2017        
  • Working in Partnership with Blue Sky
Thursday 13th April 2017
  • LAC Process and child’s experience of care
  • Hello’s and Goodbyes and working with professionals
Thursday 11th May 2017
  • Parent and child workshop
Thursday 8th June 2017          
  • Resilience and Attachment
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
Thursday 13th July 2017
  • Survival Techniques
  • Panel Prep and Portfolio Ideas
Thursday 10th August 2017
  • Safe care
  • Contact issues and working with birth parents
Thursday 14th September 2017
  • Working in Partnership with Blue Sky
Thursday 12 October 2017
  • LAC Process and child’s experience of care
  • Hello’s and Goodbyes and working with professionals
Thursday 9th November 2017  
  • Parent and child workshop
Thursday 14th December 2017
  • Resilience and Attachment
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour

Attending these workshops will enhance your portfolio and profile and increase your chances of being chosen by local authorities for a placement.   Please phone the office to let us know the dates you would like to attend. It will help our planning if you can book these well in advance of attendance, and let us know if you have particular dietary requirements.

We look forward to seeing you!