Join 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.
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.
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.
- What is fostering
- Different types of fostering
- Is fostering for you?
- Approval process
- Support and training
- Allowance and fees
- Fostering and benefits
- Quotes from foster carers
- Fostering: Statement of purpose (pdf, 596Kb)
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:
Foster a Future
Wellbeing, Care and Learning Directorate
Newcastle upon Tyne
Phone: 0191 277 2430
Fax: 0191 277 2421
Download an application form (pdf, 1.49Mb)
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