Fostering

Welcome to Brent. We are here to support you to look after local vulnerable children. 

Find out about


Who can be a foster carer

Find out what you need to be to become a Brent foster carer

Types of foster care

Discover the different types of placements you can provide as a foster carer

How to become a foster carer

The stages involved in becoming a foster carer

Fostering with Brent

Take a look at the training, support and benefits we offer our foster carers

Transfer to us

Find out how you can move from your current fostering agency to Brent

Looking after a child you know

Get support if you are looking after the child of a friend or family member

What's it like to foster

 

Trevor's story

Trevor looks back on the foster carers who helped him grow and inspired him to succeed.

Deborah's story

Deborah has looked after 13 children in the last 14 years and has enjoyed watching them all grow and develop.

Robert's story

As a single carer, it can be tricky juggling the school runs with work commitments but it all works out in the end.