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‘Quality, Equality and Safety in Care’ is the phrase we have adopted as a guiding principle for Acorn Fostering Services Ltd.

Our endeavours, deliberations and whatever we do are guided by this principle.

Inherent in this phrase is our mission statement; to complement this we also have a set of principles, values underpinning our services, and organisational operations that we believe in and are committed to observe.

These key values are:

Commitment – Partnership – Integrity – Quality – Investing in People – Equality of Opportunity – Safety

Associations and Accreditations

Ofsted – Acorn Fostering Services is Ofsted approved, see all our reports. The Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. Our Unique Reference Number (URN) is SC060131

NAFP – Acorn Fostering Services is a member of the NAFP – The Nationwide Association of Fostering Providers (NAFP) is a UK trade association that campaigns for independent and voluntary sector fostering providers (IFPs).

FosterTalk – Acorn Fostering Services is a member of FosterTalk, which is an independent, not-for-profit organisation providing high quality professional support to foster carers.

IIP – Acorn Fostering Services is working towards achieving the Investors in PeopleStandard by supporting its staff and carers with an IIP approved training and personal development scheme.

ISO9001 – Acorn Fostering Services is working towards achieving ISO 9001 quality standards for management

BAAF – Acorn Fostering Services is a member of BAAF – The British Association for Adoption and Fostering – the UK’s leading adoption and fostering membership association, promoting the highest standards of practice in adoption, fostering and childcare services.

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