AFA Fostering

Types of fostering

I want to foster

AFA is able to provide a wide range of fostering placement options for all age groups, including:

Respite Placements
Bridging Placements
 Short Term Placements
 Pre-Adoption Placements
 Long Term Placements
 Permanent Placements
 Therapeutic Placements
 Emergency Placements
Unaccompanied Minor Placements
Parents and Child Placements



Mainstream Fostering Services

AFA provide a variety of different foster placements to meet the differing needs of children “Looked After”.

I want to foster

Integrated therapeutic fostering

Our pioneering Integrated Therapeutic Fostering service has been developed in collaboration with a leading residential therapeutic care provider.


Parent and child

Our Parent and Child placements provide a variety of opportunities for assessing and supporting parents and their children.

Latest news

AFA Carers Participating in NSPCC Research Project

22nd March 2017

The NSPCC is undertaking research in support of one of its key goals, which is to ‘keep children safe from online abuse’ […]