We are a well-established not-for-profit independent fostering agency that has teams of staff and foster carers. Anchor Foster Care has a Head Office in Medway, Kent. In addition to this, we cover East Sussex, South London, North of London and the Midlands.
At Anchor, we pride ourselves on our friendly family feel and the strong support we provide. Through our committed foster carers and their families, hardworking staff and other professionals we offer a child-centred fostering service with a family focus.
We value our foster families because we know that the most stable and positive experiences for children come from the skilful, patient and resilient work of our foster carers and the people who support them.
It is important to us that we recruit foster carers who share our vision of a child/young people centred service. In addition to this, we seek those whose main aims are to promote good outcomes for the children and young people in our care by working to provide a secure base that enables them to achieve and realise their potential.
We are a well-established not-for-profit, independent fostering agency that has teams of staff and foster carers operating locally in Kent. Anchor Foster Care has a Head Office in Medway, Kent. In addition to this, we cover East Sussex, South London, North of London and the Midlands. At Anchor,...Read more
Anchor Foster Care was founded in 2002 by husband and wife team, Florence and Alistair, who are both qualified social workers. They wanted to start a not-for-profit fostering agency which is child-centered and family-focused. Florence and Alistair are still active Directors and working for...Read more
We believe a secure base is a critical aspect of enabling children and young people to realise their full potential. We do this by ensuring that we have the right carers to match with our children. In addition, we provide regular activities for the children where they can meet up with the other...Read more
Along with providing care, support, and expertise to our foster carers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. This is done through planning individualised care for the children placed with our foster carers based on the following outcomes: Safety and Stability - making sure that we...Read more
Our values are centred around our foster families. We aim to attract people from diverse backgrounds. This enables us to provide the best carers to achieve a positive experience for children and young people. We welcome foster carers from different ethnicities, abilities and...Read more
All fostering services are regularly inspected and monitored by Ofsted. Following our 2018 Ofsted inspection, Anchor Foster Care received an overall rating of ‘Good’. Please see our latest report below. Here’s what OFSTED says about Anchor: “Children make...Read more
Anchor Foster Care has received many wonderful testimonials and reviews from both Foster Families and Foster Children. Here are just a selection of our testimonials. The names have been changed to preserve anonymity.Read more