Providing a foster care placement in your home, allows a child or young person the chance to thrive in a safe, secure and caring home environment.
Applying to become a foster carer is a thorough process and we will provide all the guidance and support necessary during all stages to ensure that you are fully prepared for your first placement. Our experienced staff will be happy to answer any questions that you may have.
We urgently require foster carers from all different backgrounds and have experience of caring for children. We also welcome foster carers who would like to transfer from other providers.
If you would like to learn more about becoming a foster parent, please download our guide to fostering.
Welcome to Pride Fostering Service
Pride Fostering Service is a leading fostering agency based in Luton. We have an excellent reputation for foster care and providing positive outcomes for children in our care. Our business is privately owned by and managed with a family approach to fostering.
Our focus is to provide a range of foster parents who can provide a loving home for children and young people who have a multitude of needs which may include:
- Separation and Loss
- Child developmental delay
- Unaccompanied minors
- Children with complex health needs
- Behavioral, emotional and social issues
We provide 24 hour support to all our foster carers including extensive training, competitive allowances, a dedicated social worker, regular support groups, yearly financial rewards, multi-lingual team and evidence and research based practice.
There is such a constant need for strong, caring and empathic foster carer or families to care for our looked after children and we would be delighted to hear from you.
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For anyone interested in finding out more about fostering, I would highly recommend speaking to Pride – as soon as we spoke to them we knew they were the agency for us. Pride is very approachable and supportive; they provide ongoing training and they really make us feel appreciated and valued as foster carers.
Fostering has been one of the best things we have done. If you believe you can help change a life of a child then you should continue to read on. The support between the carers is also amazing you meet some of the most wonderful people in this agency..friends for life… The support and training is at an excellent standard and very well organised.
Fostering has been one the most rewarding experiences of my life. We wanted to do this to help others and although our young person has been challenging, to see him develop and grow is just indescribable. We also know that the training and support from Pride and the other carers means that we are growing and developing in our career also.
Team Pride, Always At Your Service
Helen has 16 years social work experience and has been the registered manager from the very beginning of developing Pride Fostering Service.
Muhammad has had over 20 years of social work and management experience and has been responsible individual since setting up Pride Fostering Service.
Joan is a qualified and experienced fostering social work manager with over 13 years experience in fostering. Joan is committed to equalities and children’s participation.
Recruitment & Retention Officer
Kim takes a lead role with the Skills To Foster training and also ensures you receive the necessary support.