Foster carer resource hub

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Training and support

As a council, we are committed to ensuring that you have access to the training and support you need to fulfil the role and are best equipped to make a difference to young people's lives.

Important documents

Find important documents including children's guides to being in foster care, medication workbook and fostering policies, procedures and guidance.

Caring Curiosity Corner

Welcome to Caring Curiosity Corner, where our clinical leads, psychologist and mental health coordinators share advice and practical guidance to help you look after yourself and the children in your care.

Resources for Foster Carers

A selection of resources from Barbara Canepa, the Clinical Psychologist for Essex County Council and her team