Could you make a differnece in a child's life?

Could you make a difference in a child's life?

Welcome to Trust fostering

Trust Fostering is delivered by Doncaster Children’s Services Trust, a not-for-profit organisation set up to deliver social care and support services to children, young people and families. 

We are passionate about improving children’s lives and making fostering fun.

We know fostering can be very challenging. That’s why when you foster with us you won’t be fostering alone. You’ll be a part of a big fostering family made up of experienced foster carers and social workers who all want our young people to lead happy, safe and active childhoods that allow them to go on and achieve their dreams as adults.

 

“I would never not foster - I just love it!

Fostering News

19.10.2018

A new service to help support some of Doncaster’s most vulnerable children and families has been launched by Doncaster Children’s Services Trust, supported by local partners.

Thanks to funding from the Department for Education (DfE), the new Multisystemic Therapy for Child Abuse and Neglect (MST-CAN) service will focus on providing support to the whole family, with special attention given to parents to help them overcome a range of personal challenges.

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16.10.2018

Doncaster children’s Services Trust is celebrating after one of its social workers has been shortlisted in a national award scheme.

Linzi Nicholson has been shortlisted for Team Leader of the Year as part of the national Social Worker of the Year Awards, which celebrate the very best work delivered by the profession to support vulnerable children and young people. Linzi is among one of six children’s social worker team managers from across the country who will compete to win the top accolade at a glittering ceremony to be held in London in November.

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05.10.2018

A carnival theme provided the colourful back-drop to a ceremony held to mark the many and varied achievements of children and teenagers growing up in care and care leavers.

Nearly 100 young people received certificates at the annual Celebrating Success Awards, held jointly by Doncaster Children’s Services Trust and Doncaster Council.

The young people were awarded in categories which marked achievements in education, sport, creativity and the arts and personal achievement and included many examples of courage, determination and kindness.

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18.09.2018

An awards ceremony for children in care and care leavers has been given a boost thanks to a £1,000 donation from the Rotary Club of Doncaster.

The money is to go towards the cost of staging the glittering annual Celebrating Success event, hosted by Doncaster Children’s Services Trust, later in the month.

This recognises and applauds fundraising or volunteering efforts; educational achievement; sporting participation; artistic endeavours and other personal achievements of all the young people the Trust cares for or works with.

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13.09.2018

A Group of young people were allowed to go wild for the day when they were invited on a trip to an animal park.

The 13 children and teenagers who went to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park had all taken part in a summer scheme run by the Doncaster Children’s Services Trust EPIC team.

The team work with young people to Encourage Potential and Inspire Change (EPIC) by helping them increase their self-esteem, confidence and aspirations, through positive activities, with the aim of reducing anti-social behavior and potential criminal activity.

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28.08.2018

Families across the borough have eaten heartily this summer thanks to a member of staff at Doncaster Children’s Services Trust.

Thanks to partnership working, the Trust’s EPIC (Encourage Potential, Inspire Change) project worker, Steve Cole, has not only ensured that the young people attending the project’s summer programme have been well fed but he has also been helping families across Doncaster.

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 “We love seeing their characters open up while in our care.”