Fostering

New to fostering

Learn about fostering and start your journey today.

Fostering requirements

Check the basic requirements to foster.

Support and benefits

See what we offer to all our foster carers.

Fostering FAQ

Check the list of common questions.

Get our fostering information pack

Request our fostering information pack for guidance on how to become a Brent foster carer.

Fostering stories

Read the real life experiences of our carers and their foster children.

Transfer to Brent

Already a foster carer with an independent fostering agency? Join us.

Foster Carers' Area

Get access to the sharepoint area for Brent foster carers.

Latest news
  • Sons and Daughters of Foster Carers Month

    28/09/2020
    October is Sons and Daughters Month. We are joining this Fostering Network initiative to recognise and thank the children of our carers for their outstanding contribution to fostering. Looking after …
  • Why and How to Practice Emotional Hygiene

    24/09/2020
    This is a guest blog by Louisa Busher, a qualified Social Worker (UK). Her background is working with families and children, with a specific focus on supporting and understanding the experiences of fo…
  • Which Fostering Service Should I Choose?

    23/09/2020
    In this article we look at how to go about picking a fostering service that's right for you. You have two options if you want to foster: you either foster for your local authority (LA), or you join a…