Becoming a foster carer in Lincolnshire

Fostering is one of life’s most rewarding challenges

If you want to be part of something special, start a foster family. All throughout Lincolnshire, children up to 18 years old are looking for people like you. And with our help, rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, you’ll be exactly what they need.


Let’s talk!

Your Lincolnshire fostering expert will guide you through the entire process of becoming a foster carer. So get in touch to sign up or to ask any questions you may have about fostering in Lincolnshire.

You can talk to us now by calling 0808 284 9216. Or you can fill in our contact form if you’d like us to call you back.

We can’t wait to start your fostering life.

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Where you’ll find us

All across Lincolnshire you can find our support networks and assessment centres. And our training coordinator Natalie travels around the region to provide foster care training.

Plus, from Lincoln to Scunthorpe, Grimsby to Grantham, and everywhere else in the region, supporting social workers are only a phone call away 24/7.

We provide fostering across the UK, from Lincolnshire and Yorkshire to Scotland and Wales, so it’s easy to get started with fostering wherever you call home.

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Are you fostering material?

Changing lives isn’t easy. It takes a special kind of person who has tons of patience and love to give. Qualifications aren’t required and your cultural background doesn’t hold you back, so give it a shot.

Our five-question quiz will give you an indication of whether you could be suitable for fostering.

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You’re perfect!

You’re not quite ready yet

It sounds like you’ve got the love to give and the time to spare. So we’d love to invite you to start your journey as a foster carer with us.

You need to be able to answer ‘yes’ to all the questions in our quiz to become a foster carer. Get in touch for some friendly advice about making the necessary changes to start your journey with us

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What would you like to know?

There’s a lot to think about when you’re becoming a foster carer, so here are the answers to some of the pressing questions you may have. Or you can call us on 0808 284 9216 to find out anything else you need to know about fostering in Lincolnshire.

What’s it like to be a foster family?

Fostering is making a huge difference to vulnerable young people in Lincolnshire and beyond. Read our true fostering stories to learn more about the inspiring breakthroughs and challenging transformations our foster carers go through.

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Kevin's story

When Kevin first came into my life, he changed me forever, and I like to think I changed him too.

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David's Story

My husband Mike and I currently foster a 17-year-old unaccompanied asylum seeking young person called David.

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Laura's story

Laura came to us straight from hospital as a 2-year-old who was the size of a 3-month old baby due to severe neglect.

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