The foster carer handbook provides information for Wirral foster carers as they progress through their fostering career.

The payment guide provides financial information for foster carers.

The foster carer newsletter provides the latest news for foster carers in Wirral.

Training for foster carers

The foster carer training booklet provides information about the training requirements of foster carers and the training courses available.

Book safeguarding courses online

Foster carers can access various e-learning modules on the learningpool website.

HMRC provides some useful e-learning on issues including, tax and financial matters.

Access live webinars for foster carers. You can ask questions throughout the presentation and get answers from your HMRC host.

Forms for foster carers to complete

Forms are to be completed as explained by your social worker.

Further information

Find further information on fostering in the Children’s Social Care Procedures Manual.

Chapter 6 of the manual provides information on fostering policies and procedures.   

For more information contact the fostering team at [email protected] or 0151 606 2400.