Benefits of Allegations Support Team
Here are the top 5 reasons why fostering services choose our Allegations Support Team:
|1. Responsive service – guaranteed 24-hour response||Immediate support for your foster carer. Ability to meet National Minimum Standards 85% of fostering services were very satisfied with the time taken for us to respond to their initial enquiry 92% of fostering services said that they were very satisfied with the time taken for us to allocate their referral to an advisor|
|Cost-effective||A detailed breakdown of costs. Ability to control your budget. Ability to choose your service model (cost-effective contract or spot purchase)|
|Bespoke service||Opportunity to have case discussion/advice prior to a referral being made. Flexible working model to suit different cases. Ability to allow foster carers to self-refer. Opportunity to review all cases with a qualified manager|
|A choice of locally-based qualified professional advisors||Impartial local advisors who can attend review and panel meetings to support your foster carer if required. Our AST advisors can visit your foster carer in the comfort of their own home. Local advisors who can attend carer support groups. Over 70 advisors nationally so there is always holiday and sickness cover available|
|Feedback||Monitored outcomes. Feedback supplied to improve future practice 100% of foster carers said they would recommend AST to a friend or colleague who is in a difficult situation 79% of foster carers said that the information and guidance that their AST Advisor gave them was excellent opportunity for you to feedback to us via an online questionnaire|
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