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Fostering Durham

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Newcastle fostering office opening soon. To enquire about fostering please call your local team on 01457 829 400.


If you live in the Durham area and you can provide a safe and secure home to vulnerable children or young people then why not get in touch with Capstone Foster Care. We are looking to recruit carers who can foster children with complex needs, difficult behaviours and teenagers! We are also recruiting carers who can offer Parent and Child and sibling group placements.

What is Parent and Child fostering?

Fostering can be hard-work and challenging but knowing that you are helping a child rebuild their life at their most vulnerable can be extremely rewarding.

Why Choose Capstone Foster Care?

Capstone Foster Care (North) have experienced staff from Social Workers to the Administration Team, and offer a personal and friendly feel. Staff are available 24 hours a day to offer guidance, support and advice.

We offer all our carers a varied range of effective training, including the popular Webster Stratton and Surviving your Teens!

We have qualified teachers on site who provide 1.1 teaching support for the child/ren in place.

Capstone North also employs the services of Tim Woodhouse who is a registered Play Therapist. He is also trained in Filial Therapy, EMDR and Sensorimotor Psychotherapy.

In 2011, we were inspected by Ofsted and were rated as ‘Outstanding’.

We are also accredited in ‘Investors in People’


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Fostering with Capstone

We spoke to carers from across England to find out how they feel about fostering and the support that they have recieved from Capstone Foster Care.

Would you like to know more about fostering in Durham?

If you have been thinking about fostering and would like to speak to someone at our office, then please get in touch on 01457 829 400. Janet Clements, our Enquiries Officer is available to answer any questions you may have. You can also enquire online and someone will get in touch within 24 hours.

We are also on Facebook, follow us for updates about our team and upcoming events.

More about Capstone Foster Care

Capstone Foster Care is a well established fostering agency operating across most parts of England. We have approximately 100 staff and 500 carers. We have 16 offices across England but each office still maintains the family friendly feel. We can offer carers the best of both worlds – the resources and expertise of a large agency but the personal feel and local support which most carers really value and appreciate.

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