We are particularly keen to hear from people who are able to care for children within at least one of our priority groups. We urgently need to find homes for:

  • sibling groups (brothers and sisters)
  • children over the age of 10 years and teenagers
  • children with disabilities; complex health and/or emotional needs
  • children needing permanent or long term placements

Who can foster?

Our foster carers come from a wide range of ages, cultures and backgrounds. You must be over the age of 21 and have a spare bedroom in your home. Becoming a foster carer normally takes between four and six months. We will take you through the process to make sure it’s right for you and the child.

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Fostering has changed our lives and we have never looked back we recommend it to everyone.

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Six steps to becoming a foster carer

Please see the video and the steps explained below it. 

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