Photo of a girl in a straw hatJoin our team of foster carers and help us to provide stability, security and support for children of all ages, backgrounds and different needs and help us to Foster a future. We recruit foster carers from within a 50 mile radius of Newcastle upon Tyne.

Make an enquiry

For an informal chat about becoming a foster carer, complete our short enquiry form and a member of our team will contact you. Or you can call us on 0191 277 2430.

You can also come along to one our information evenings, 7pm at The Haymarket Room, Registrars Entrance, Civic Centre, Newcastle on:

  • Thursday 23 October 2014
  • Thursday 20 November 2014
  • Thursday 22 January 2015
  • Thursday 19 March 2015
  • Thursday 21 May 2015
  • Thursday 23 July 2015
  • Thursday 24 September 2015
  • Thursday 19 November 2015

Information about fostering

We need carers who can provide long term, short term and short break care.

In return we offer you all the support and training you need to help you Foster a Future with financial packages of up to £400 per week, per child.

Apply to become a foster carer

If you would like to become a foster carer, complete our fostering application form or phone 0191 277 2430.

Please contact us:

Make an enquiry online

Foster a Future
Wellbeing, Care and Learning Directorate
Room 603
Civic Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8PU

Phone: 0191 277 2430
Fax: 0191 277 2421
Email: fosterafuture@newcastle.gov.uk

Download an application form (pdf, 1.49Mb)

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Page last updated: 13 October, 2014