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Fostering in West Midlands

We're a first choice provider to local authorities across the West Midlands

We’ve been at the heart of the West Midlands fostering community since 2000. So it’s no surprise we’re the provider of choice for all local authorities across the region.

In fact, we’ve twice been rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted across England.

Your local support network

When you foster with us in the West Midlands, you’ll enjoy round-the-clock support from a team of fostering professionals.

So whether you live in Warwickshire or Worcestershire, Staffordshire or Birmingham and the Black Country, your local team is never far away.

At Fostering People, we pride ourselves on our sense of community and offer plenty of opportunities for you to meet staff and other carers through family activities, days out and support groups. Check out what’s going on near you with our latest news and events.

Chat to us

Interested in becoming a foster carer in the West Midlands? There is a need to recruit around 900 carers across the region. To find out more, complete our online enquiry form and we’ll get back to you.

Our Carers

Damian and Rob

“It took years to pick up the courage to apply to foster, I was just too afraid of what society would think” Damian and Rob have recently been approved as foster carers with Fostering People. As a gay couple they have shared their thoughts with us as to why they wanted to foster and their...

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Jan and Dave

We became foster carers in November 2012. Our Panel was so nerve wrecking, because we really wanted to become carers, so we were delighted when we passed. We were introduced to our supervising social worker, Cath. She was lovely and soon made us feel at ease. When we became a foster carets we started to...

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“Initially we were a nervous wreck, not knowing what to expect. We settled in quite comfortably due to the support and guidance we were given by our social worker and the team at Fostering People. Not every day was easy, and it required hard work, from courses to attend to personal time management, but we...

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Mel and Kevin

We have 2 separate placements. A 16 year old female who likes her own space in her room or spending time with her boyfriend and a 12 year old boy who joined us 6 weeks later who thrives on being in the hub of the family and being involved in every activity.  With them both...

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