Family-Owned Fostering Agency

Find out everything you need to know about fostering with Family Care.

Fostering is a role that will change your life and the life of every child who comes into your home.

Right now, we have a shortage of over 8,000 foster carers in the UK.  We are looking for foster carers throughout the North West and the Midlands who want to make a difference to children’s lives.

What is Foster Care?

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Types of Fostering

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Support for Foster Carers

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Fostering Allowances

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Application Process

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Change Foster Agencies

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Why Family Care?

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Foster Carer Stories

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Why foster with Family Care?

We are a family-owned organisation focussed on improving the lives of the children and young people we care for.  

By following therapeutic approaches underpinned by the Secure Base model and providing full training, we support our foster carers to deliver therapeutically informed care with confidence.

Introductory guide to fostering

If you are thinking about becoming a foster carer, this guide is for you…

“I would totally recommend Family Care. The important thing for us was the support. If a situation arose that I didn’t feel I was able to deal with, I knew I could ring at 5 o’clock tea time or 3 o’clock in the morning and there was somebody on the end of the phone…The clue is in the name, Family.”

Jen, Fostering since 2013

Take the first step with us to foster

Complete the short form below and our fostering team will contact you with more information.

We take your personal data seriously and will never sell your data to any third party.
You can opt out of communications from us at any time.

Enquiry Submitted

Thank you for your enquiry about fostering with Family Care! 

Our fostering team will be in touch soon with more information.  No question is a silly question so please be sure to ask us anything!

Phone: 0800 5 677677

Do you Meet The Requirements to Foster?

Take our short quiz today and find out!

Application Submitted

Thank you for your interest in this role, your application has been received by our HR team and is being reviewed.  

We endeavor to reply to all candidates, but if you have not heard back from us within 5-working days, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

109 children come into care every day in the UK...