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Becoming a foster carer is a life-changing decision – for you, your whole family and the child that is placed with you. The majority of our placements at EFC are therapeutic, which means most children placed with us have experienced complex trauma in their early years and require high levels of support, intervention and understanding.

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Are you an experienced carer?

Passionate about fostering and looking for an agency that shares your determination to achieve the very best life outcomes for your foster children? Our smaller, family-feel agency could be the right fit for you. We’re committed to lifelong learning and guarantee to provide you with the support, expertise and advocacy you need, whenever you need it.

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Carers feel exceptionally valued and well supported and feel that they belong to part of a wider family and that their experiences and skills are valued. As a result, children receive high levels of good-quality care.

Ofsted report, 2019


Training During Coronavirus 2020 Over six weeks ago, life as we knew it changed for everyone due to the Coronavirus worldwide outbreak, and as a result each and every one of us had to adapt how we live, work and of course, interact with each other. The changes, restrictions and our commitment to ensuring the… Read more »

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Meet the team! Name: Gareth What do you do at EFC: Supervising Social Worker A bit about me: I am based in the Warminster offices. I have been a qualified Social Worker since 2006 and have worked for local authorities for over 11 years in a variety of roles within fostering, children In care teams,… Read more »

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Meet the team! Name: Bob What do you do at EFC: Supervising Social Worker A bit about me: I have been with the agency for nearly 4 years and I work with a great team, who are child centred and strive for the best possible outcomes for the young people. I support a small caseload… Read more »

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