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.

Mark Pomell

Managing Director

Mark Hobbs

Finance Director

Sita Alexander

Fostering Practice and Development Lead

Nicky Challen-Probert

Supervising Social Worker

Remi Oyerinde

Supervising Social Worker

Zoya Byelovolova

Team Manager

Trudy Darien

Therapeutic Child Care Consultant

Karen Bellaby

Recruitment and Marketing co-ordinator

Pat Bingham Peters

Finance Administrator

Gwen Smithen

Team Co-ordinator

Chantelle Brown

Fostering Support Worker

Carol Rosser

Admin Assistant

Kevin Garry

Mentor Co-ordinator

Laura Martin

Supervising Social Worker


If you would like to contact us, you can do so in a variety of ways.
Send us an email, give us a call or say hello on social media!

If you have any questions about fostering, do not hesitate to ask us and we will provide you with all the information you need. Ascent Fostering has over 25 years of experience in fostering children and our team can support you every step of the way.

Call Us: 020 3757 0070
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Ascent fostering Agency
Hillcrest House
51 Woodcote Road

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