About Ascent Fostering

About Ascent Fostering

Our mission

We believe that children and young people can and will succeed in life with the right support, nurturing and guidance. Our mission is to help children and young people work through the difficult start they have had in life, to become the best that they can be and achieve excellence. In the care of a skilled carer, our children and young people will:

  • Feel safe, valued and have a sense of belonging
  • Feel understood and have all their needs met, no matter how complex.
  • Will enjoy learning and be given opportunities to explore their talents
  • Form secure, trusting relationships with family, carers and peers
  • Embrace life with all its opportunities and challenges
  • Develop into confident, well-rounded, high achieving adults who will leave their mark in society

The team

The professional team at Ascent fostering is a dynamic mix of people. We have experienced social workers, mentors, administrators, and a therapeutic practitioner who helps us reflect, and work in an innovative and creative way with young people. We believe effective support and team work is the best way of achieving good outcomes for young people.

We work closely with our foster carers, assisting them in managing the needs of the children we look after. Ascent fostering is committed to working effectively as a team to support young people achieve good outcomes.