Home and Away Carers

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Name

Home and Away Carers

Service details

Home and Away is a scheme in Swindon that supports families with children with disabilities. Children living at home with their families are able to spend up to a weekend a month with their Home & Away Foster Carers.

Price

N/A

Main telephone

01793 465700

Email

familyplacement@swindon.gov.uk

The page was last updated on 27 September 2019

Service summary

Home and Away is a scheme that supports families with children with disabilities. 

Service description

Home and Away is a scheme that supports families with children with disabilities. 

Further information

The Home and Away Scheme supports families of children with disabilities, by linking them with foster carers who will look after their children, in the foster carers own home. This not only provides families with some respite, but also provides the children with opportunities to extend their own ‘families’ and expand their experiences.


What we offer:
Please visit the Fostering and Adoption website (link on the left) or the Home & Away page on Swindon.gov.uk (link on the right) for further information.

Main address

Lyndhurst Centre
Lyndhurst Crescent
Park North
Swindon
SN3 2RW