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Fostering in Aberdeenshire
Learn why we need foster carers in Aberdeenshire. Find out about the different types of fostering, includes information on private fostering.
Becoming a foster carer
Find out who foster carers are and what they do. If you are interested in becoming a foster carer this section will tell you what is involved and how to start.
Allowances and payments
Learn more about the weekly fostering allowance and skills payments which are paid to foster carers.
Support and training
Find out about the support and training available to you as a foster carer in Aberdeenshire.
Information about being in foster care and who can help you.
Children of foster carers
Information about how it will affect you if your parents are foster carers or thinking about becoming foster carers.
Find out about the different ways we can be contacted.
Care service inspection report
Report on the annual Care Inspectorate inspection of our fostering service.
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