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Welcome to Xcel 2000 - A Registered Independent Fostering Provider
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Support

21 November 2017

When you foster for Xcel 2000 you are provided with professional support from our qualified social workers and our Children’s Services Team who will work actively with you, the child’s social worker and other professionals involved. You will be supported by an allocated Xcel 2000 supervising social worker who will visit & telephone you regularly and attend meetings with you. 

This professional support extends beyond office hours into our ‘out of hours’ service which offers support in emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. In addition, specialist professionals such as therapists and our medical advisor will be available to advise in matters relating to the children in your care. Additional support as well as the professional support listed above, Xcel 2000 also offers its carers the following: 

  • Foster carer support group where you can discuss issues/share problems with other foster carers.
  • Upto 21 days per year respite to give you the opportunity to rest and refresh yourself. 
  • 'All Risks’ and Public Liability insurance cover.
  • Automatic enrolment with the Fostering Network, enabling you to take advantage of their legal costs   insurance and telephone information support services.
  • Social events
  • Absolute commitment to treating our foster carers as fellow professionals.
  • Regular Xcel newsletter
  • Support from our placement Officer in respect of Children's Education.
  • The Training, Support and Development (TSD) standards form part of a foster carer's induction in the role. 

 

 

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Contact Details

Xcel 2000 operates across the South East. We have offices in Kent.
Our head office is situated in Sittingbourne, Kent.

Kent:
8 London Road, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 1NA
Tel: 01795 470222

London, Herts and Essex:
Tel: 0845 094 5651

For General Enquiries Telephone:
0845 094 5651

For Out Of Hours Enquiries Telephone:
0776 0476172

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