Romford Office

The service has been established since 2001. Our local office in Romford is central to many of our foster carers.

About the Romford Office

Our friendly, diverse team has extensive experience of working in fostering services.

Our team benefits from local knowledge and promotes a sense of ‘family’ among our carers. Equality and collaboration are important, so we regularly meet with carers to hear their views on our service.

What services do we provide in this area?

Our Romford office provides a range of services including:

  • Extra curricular activities
  • Educational support
  • Mental health support
  • Development assessment

Training and support groups

  • Skills to foster
  • Monthly supervisory visits
  • Child protection and safeguarding training
  • Monthly carer support groups
  • First aid training

We also provide regular ongoing training including:

  • Managing difficult/challenging behaviour
  • Internet safety
  • Attachment separation and loss
  • Child development

Fostering with Five Rivers

We are actively recruiting in the North East London area and looking for foster carers from Barking & Dagenham, Bedford, Brentwood, Chelmsford, Colchester, Enfield, Harlow, Hornchurch, Ilford, Rainham, Romford, and the local surrounding areas.

If you’re interested in becoming a carer, why not book a call with our enquiries team, or you can start the application process below.

Get in touch

If you’d like to find out more about fostering with Five Rivers, please contact your local Romford office:

Five Rivers Child Care – Romford
Suit F6-F9, Bates Business Centre
The Old Brickworks
Church Road
Harold Wood
Romford, Essex

T: 01708 242385
E: [email protected]

Fostering Success Stories

We work with some incredible foster carers.

You can read real stories about how fostering has transformed the lives of both our foster carers and our staff to learn how the experience has brought them together.

Read our foster stories
Romford Foster Carer Vikki
Romford foster carer calls for more people to open their homes to vulnerable children
Foster carer Vikki Harris, 54, is sharing her experience in the hope it will inspire others to think about fostering. Vikki decided she was in a good position to help provide a loving home for vulnerable youngsters and started fostering.

Meet Our Team

We bring the best together to help you.

We are lucky to have some of the best staff available on our London & East team. They are all dedicated to helping turn children’s lives around.

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