The exact amount paid for a placement with Swiis is communicated to the foster carer for consideration prior to the placement commencing. The exact fees will vary depending on the Local Authority, age of the child/children, the number of children being cared for, the placement type and each child’s individual needs.
Types of foster care include short-term, long-term, parent and child, disability care, emergency/unplanned, and short break/respite.
Irrespective of the placement type, the fees paid to Swiis foster carers are amongst the highest in the UK.
Read more about Swiis pay and allowances