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Foster carers help build better, brighter futures for hundreds of children across Essex every year.
How to become a foster carer
Do you want to do more than just a job and make a real difference to children’s lives?
Why foster with us?
We invest in high quality, bespoke training and ensure access to support is available 24/7.
Find a fostering information event
Learn more about fostering from people who have fostered and have your questions answered.
Who needs foster care?
We need foster carers for all types of children.
Are you a foster carer?
Useful information for our existing foster carers.
Get in touch
Can we help?
Council launches new fees for Essex foster carers
New fee structure launches today which significantly increases fees, support and training for foster carers.
Oasis Network for foster carers
Come along to County Hall, Chelmsford on Wednesday 29 August, 10am to 4pm, to find out more about the Oasis Network and register your interest in becoming a mentor.
Drop-in fostering information event, Basildon
Wednesday 15 May 2019 (6.30pm to 8.30pm)