There are many ways to make a difference. Fostering can mean a day, a week, a year or maybe more.
bring something to the table
with local authority fostering
find your local foster wales team
As the national network of Local Authority fostering services across Wales, we're by your side wherever you are. Enter your postcode to find your local foster care team.
why choose us?
It’s about making a real difference, right now, to children in the heart of your community. It’s the decision to give something back.
To help you work with us to build better futures for local children, we provide expert training, dedicated support and financial allowances.
local fostering community
There’s a community of foster carers, in your local area, here for you.
benefits of fostering direct
By fostering direct with your local authority, you’ll be part of a team with a depth of insight and knowledge about the child’s journey, local services and schools that is invaluable to foster carers.
not for profit
When you foster with the local authority, we talk about the children first, not money. You’ll still receive financial support, and lots of useful discounts and offers.
flexible fostering options
We’re the first port of call for all local children who need foster care – children of all ages.
Everything we do is local, meaning that 84% of our children were able to stay in their local area, and stay in their local school.
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