Anyone can become a foster carer. As long as you are over 21, have a spare bedroom and can provide safety, stability and hope. In addition to this, you should ideally be in good health and be able to drive. Many people are quick to assume that they may not be able to foster. Having a criminal record, manageable health issue or disability does not exclude you from applying.
Yes as long as you have the following:
In addition to this, you must be able to provide a home and a family environment that is safe and stable for a young person. To find out more about fostering click here.
Anyone can enquire about fostering; forget the myths and build your foster family now.
If you have any further questions please take a look at our frequently asked questions or call us on 0800 328 3119. We are always happy to answer any questions you may have.