Children and young people of all ages need foster carers and we'll ask you if you have an age preference as part of your assessment.
We currently have a shortage of foster carers for the following groups of children and young people:
- young people aged 11 -17
- large sibling groups
- children and young people who are disabled and/or have complex needs
- parent and child (fostering a young parent and their child)
- unaccompanied asylum seeking children
contact us if you have any questions. We want to hear from you whatever age of child you are interested in fostering.
The different kinds of fostering we offer are:
get in touch with us if you have any questions about the different types of fostering.