Useful links

Please use the links below to locate information from organisations that may be useful to you.

The Fostering network 

The Fostering Network is the UK's leading charity for everyone with a personal or professional involvement in fostering.

British Association for Adoption & Fostering

BAAF is the UK's leading membership organisation for agencies and individuals that have an interest in fostering, adoption and the well-being of children.


You can obtain our latest Ofsted inspection report from the Ofsted website

Children's Workforce Development Council

If you work with children or young people, whether through paid employment or voluntary work, you are a member of the children and young people’s workforce. 


Children’s rights are central to all aspects of UNICEF’s work, including education, and we use the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child as a framework for our activities. See details on the convention of the rights of the child at

Child Line

A free 24 hour confidential help line for children - Now part of the NSPCC.  Tel: 0800 1111

NSPCC - National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Telephone and leaflet advice for parents, carers, children & young people - Child Protection Helpline: 0808 8005000