Better allowances and fees that recognise the commitment and skills.
Better respite care for foster carers and foster children.
Better matched and more regular placements.
Better training programmes and access to NVQ and foundation courses.
Better supervision and support, essential for all foster carers to do their job well and safely.
Better practical support around family contact for foster children
Better support to help meet the needs of specific children such as ‘foster children’s support groups’.
New experience such as parent and child fostering, therapeutic fostering or caring for disabled children.