There are so many myths that surround fostering, but as long as you're over 21 and have a spare bedroom, you could qualify to be a foster parent. Obviously, there are certain traits you'll need to make you a good foster parent. Do you want to find out if you could foster a child? Take our simple quiz today...
Do you enjoy living or working with children and young people?
Do you think you're a patient, kind and caring person?
Do you get enjoyment from helping others?
Are you interested in becoming a foster parent because you want to get paid?
Do you get stressed out and overwhelmed easily?
Are you passionate about helping to change the life of a young person?
Are you prepared to give up your time, love and attention to a foster child in your care?
YES! It looks like you fit most of the criteria to become a foster parent. If you're interested in finding out more, please call Lorimer today...
Sadly, it looks like fostering may not be for you. Fostering requires patience, empathy and understanding. While you will get paid for fostering a child, you need to want to help, love and care for the child first and foremost. If you don't feel you have these qualities, or you're only interested in the monetary side of fostering, it may not be for you.
If you want to find out more, or think this result is wrong, you can contact Lorimer today here - www.lorimerfostering.com/get-in-touch/