West Berkshire Council

Family Placement Team

Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Family Placement Team


West Berkshire Council Family Placement Team manages:

  • recruitment, training, assessment, and approval of foster carers, intensive foster carers, short breaks carers and adopters
  • the matching and placement of children and young people who are referred to the team
  • the supervision and support of carers and adopters
  • progress of private fostering notifications
  • setting up Family and Friends / Connected Persons fostering arrangements 
  • procedures for in-family adoptions