Foster carers are identified as self-employed and are paid a weekly fostering fees for each child or young person they look after. The amount of fostering fees and allowances paid depends on various factors such as age, type of placement and level of needs. At Elite Fostering we believe that foster carers do a great job of caring for children, sometimes with difficult and complex behaviours. Fostering is no longer considered as a philanthropic task. It is a noble profession where foster carers are treated as professionals who do a remarkable job utilising their skills, expertise, time and energy.
At Elite Fostering, you will receive competitive fostering fees and various allowances for looking after children and young people.
For foster children, we pay various additional allowances such as; Religious Festivals, Travel, Birthday, Holiday.
For foster carers, we pay various additional allowances such as; – Holiday, Loyalty Bonus and Respite.