fostering in rhondda cynon taf

working together to build better futures for local children

fostering in rhondda cynon taf

We know the value of working together as a team, sharing our knowledge and building better futures for children in our community – together.

We’re part of Foster Wales, the national network of all 22 Welsh Local Authority fostering services, including here in Rhondda Cynon Taf.

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real people, real stories

Hear what fostering is really like from foster families throughout Rhondda Cynon Taf.

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thinking about fostering?

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who can foster?

Every child needs something different, and this means we need a diverse range of foster carers – which could include you.

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common questions

How does fostering work exactly and what should you expect? Find out more here.

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why foster with us?

It’s about choosing to help your local community and making a real difference to children’s lives. We cover the Rhondda, Cynon and Taff regions of South Wales, working with dedicated people just like you.

We provide everything you need to be a brilliant foster carer, building on your existing skills with dedicated training and expert support. All you need is a spare room!

We also offer a range of support and rewards. Learn more about everything fostering could mean to you, here.

how it works

How do you make the first move on your journey towards becoming a foster carer, and what happens afterwards? Fostering is a commitment and a life change. It’s more than a job. It will challenge you, but it will reward you too – in more ways than you know.

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the process

Learn how to take the first steps on your fostering journey, and what to expect as you progress.

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support and rewards

We support you, in every way we can. So, however and whenever you need us, we’ll be here for you.

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become a foster carer

Wondering how to become a foster carer in Rhondda Cynon Taff? It’s simpler than you might think, and you can take the first step today.

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