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Support for Looked After Children

Fostering Agencies, Foster Families & Post Adoption Support

Fostering and Post Adoption Support 

SALT offers strategic and systemic consultancy and specialist training to fostering agencies based on a range of high quality and tailored programmes of support, which offer accessible learning opportunities from a very practical delivery perspective. 

Our tailored training offer focuses on the key principles of a nurturing and containing environment, for children that have experienced trauma on a emotional, social and physical level: 

  • Boundaries – ‘The Personal & The Professional’ 
  • Education – ‘The Looked After Learner’
  • Enrichment – ‘Learning Outside of the Classroom’
  • The Planned Environment – ‘Structure, Safety, Routine and Authentic Warmth’
  • Transitions – ‘Endings and Beginnings’
  • Safeguarding – ‘Are you Safe, Am I Safe’

SALT offers foster families and fostering agencies a unique opportunity to engage in an accredited CPD programme developed by foster parents, for foster parents, in support of the educational opportunities for Looked After Children and Young People. 

‘If You Don’t Help Them to Succeed, Who Will?’ - Has been developed specifically to offer practical strategies for foster parents to support their foster child, in accessing education and the school based curriculum, through a solution focussed and supportive approach to advocating on behalf of your child, within a complex education system. 

‘Sharing, Caring and Despairing’ – Offers foster families an opportunity to explore a ‘Framework of Support’ for the birth Children of foster parents. Paying attention to the fundamental dilemmas that face foster families every day in the balancing of ‘competing need’ within the family home.

Contact Us

If you would like any further information regarding The SALT Service Offer or to schedule a Service Introduction Meeting please complete our 'Quick Form', or alternatively, during office hours, please call the SALT Support Team on: 01948 838108.
 
Consultancy and specialist training for fostering agencies