Couple check their fostering finances on a laptop

Fostering Pay

Foster carers receive a monthly allowance for the care they provide. While it shouldn’t be your main incentive as a prospective carer, we know money matters!

Foster carer answering her 'why fostering?' question

Why Fostering UK?

Our team are therapeutic foster care specialists. Our ethos is to focus on quality throughout, with everyone receiving the best therapeutic support, training and experience.

Couple at home with their foster child

Fostering Support

We know how important it is to feel supported throughout your fostering journey. At Fostering UK, the needs of you, your family and your foster child are the absolute priority.

A happy lifestyle choice for foster carers and child

Lifestyle Choice

Being a foster carer is a huge commitment, and a large part of life at home. However, that’s not to say it will take over! Many successfully foster alongside other life duties.

Children need new applicants for foster care

New Applicants

Thinking about becoming a foster carer? Just want to find out more? Great. We have all the information you need to get started. We need more foster carers in Peterborough, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes, Luton, Bedfordshire, Oxfordshire, NorthamptonshireWatford.

Why foster with Fostering UK

Why Foster?

Fostering a child is a truly rewarding experience. You can provide the care and support a vulnerable young person needs to grow and learn in a safe environment.

Transferring to Fostering UK

Transfering to Fostering UK

Are you disillusioned or unsatisfied with your current fostering agency? Time for a change? Think you might be better suited to Fostering UK? If so, our transfer process is fast and straightforward, and we are here to help every step of the way. 

“I was disillusioned with my previous agency and spoke with several agencies about moving. The support from Fostering UK and devotion to the children’s wellbeing has restored my faith in how a fostering agency should operate.”


Foster carer since 2009

Who can foster with Fostering UK

Who Can Foster?

Foster children come from all walks of life, and we believe foster carers should too. Regardless of your sexual orientation, marital status, or home-owning position – if you have a big heart and a spare room, you can be considered as a foster carer. 

If you would like an informal chat about becoming a foster carer, call Fostering UK in confidence on:

0333 044 8890

Or send us a message 

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