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Truro Office

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

About the Truro 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.

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Truro Office

What services do we provide in this area?

Our Truro 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 these areas and looking for carers from across Truro, Penzance, Camborne, St Austell, Bodmin, Callington, Camelford, Bude, Launceston and the 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 Truro office:

Five Rivers Child Care – Truro
Park House
Threemilestone Business Park
Truro
Cornwall
TR4 9LD

T:01872 464133
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.

Fostering Stories
Caring for a Child from Chernobyl
Respite Care for Ksoosha – a Child of Chernobyl
Once a year, Julie takes unpaid leave from her job at our Truro office to offer a respite for a child from abroad. She shares her story about caring for a child from Chernobyl with her husband Gary.

Meet Our Team

We bring the best together to help you.

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

Apply to Foster

Do you feel you have the energy and true commitment to make a positive difference to a child’s or young person’s life?

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