Introduction

Established in 2016, ALL4U Fostering is an independent therapeutic fostering organisation based in the south and east of England.

 

Our main task is supporting and supervising foster families to offer high quality therapeutic care to children unable to live with their birth families.

 

We recognise the most important relationship to allow a child to develop trust and manage feelings is within a foster family. We aim to provide the link for an extended team around the child to work in partnership with the foster family, offering support, supervision and therapeutic intervention.

We place great importance on the Secure Base model - promoting attachment and resilience in foster care. This allows us to consider all behaviour in children as a form of communication, assisting us in our understanding of expressed need and possible trauma.

ALL4U Fostering is managed by a highly qualified team, and a hands-on board of directors, who between them have over 100 years of experience in fostering and social work.


We have direct links to The Layberry Foundation, a charitable trust created to improve the life chances and wellbeing of disadvantaged young people, including care leavers, through a volunteer mentor and support scheme.

 

ALL4U Fostering supports the charity through its social enterprise model which allows us to share 50% of any surplus with The Layberry Foundation while offering the other 50% equally to foster families and staff members.

We are a proud member of The Fairer Fostering Partnership, a group of charitable and not-for-profit fostering agencies who work purely for children, not for profit.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

 

Marion Layberry, OBE
Director, ALL4U Fostering