Statement of Purpose

This Statement of Purpose sets out the framework for the Kent Fostering Service.

The Kent Fostering Service is run in accordance with the principles outlined in the Children Act 1989 Guidance and Regulations Volume 4: Fostering Services and the Fostering National Minimum Standards (2011).

As a Local Authority provision, the Kent Fostering Service adheres to Kent County Council’s policies and procedures for Integrated Children’s Services. These give written guidance to staff to enable an efficient and effective service to be delivered.

The Kent Fostering Service is committed to establishing and maintaining standards, and ensuring quality outcomes for vulnerable children and young people.

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