About Us - Our Team

Ideal Fostering is built upon family values, where we focus upon making the best placements for children and young people. We are based in the Heart of Birmingham, and provide foster care for children and young people across the country. We are registered, regulated and inspected by Ofsted, a government body responsible for children's services. We are keen to recruit foster parents who perform a vital role in caring for children and young people in our society.

We are a multi- cultural team of experienced social workers and support staff. Our Management team have vast experience within the Local Authority and the independent sector. Our team have regular training to ensure their knowledge base is kept up to date with the changing climate within the world of children's services.

Ideal Fostering is committed to achieving the best outcomes for children and young people that are looked after. We work with a wide range of local authorities including Birmingham, Walsall, Staffordshire, Sandwell, Telford and Wrekin, Buckinghamshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Newcastle, Stoke on Trent, Solihull and Coventry and other agencies across the West Midlands.


Ofsted states ...

"Leaders and managers have high expectations for children and young people who are fostered."

"Leaders and managers have developed highly effective working relationships with placing authorities. Staff and managers have a clear understanding of the needs of their looked after children and ensure that placing authorities see demonstrable progress for every child and young person who is fostered."

"Staff, managers and panel members are appropriately qualified, experienced and supervised. This means that the agency is well staffed, resourced and financially viable. Staff turnover is low and staff enjoy protected caseloads."


Ideal Fostering
Bridge House | 509 Aldridge Road | Great Barr
Birmingham B44 8NA