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Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children fostering

When children find themselves alone in the UK they are taken into the care of the local authority. 

They could be here because they have:

  • Been trafficked
  • Been separated from their family on arrival due to an immigration issue
  • Fled their homeland due to war or fear of persecution

Professional support and competitive pay

Thinking of becoming a Foster Carer?

Do you want to make a difference to a child in West Sussex? Could you provide a safe, secure and loving environment and help them through a challenging time in their lives? Do you have a spare room? If the answer is yes, we'd love to hear from you.

Frequently asked questions

What training is on offer for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children fostering?

We offer specialist training to all carers regarding the needs of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children and dedicated support from an advanced practitioner, as well as your own Supervising Social Worker or Support Worker.

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Looking to learn more about becoming a Foster Carer?

Come along to one of our online or in-person information sessions