Fosterline is here to support you

Fosterline is free, confidential, impartial and supportive for you as a foster carer, or if you are thinking of becoming a foster carer.

Get in touch

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Find out how we can help you with your fostering question by getting in touch with us:

Freephone advice line 0800 040 7675
Live chat – find out more
Request a call back
Web enquiry form
Access our frequently asked questions

What happened when Fosterline met Fostering Ambassadors Debbie & Lydia

Hear from two inspirational ladies Debbie and Lydia as they share their thoughts on foster care, the qualities needed to be a foster carer, why fostering is so important and much more. Click here to view our video.


Can You Foster? – Can You Change Lives?

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Can you foster quiz                                Diversity of foster carers needed

Take our survey to see if you fit the criteria to foster children and young people. Are you that person who can make a difference in a
child’s life? Can you foster? Can you change lives?

Foster carers are needed from all ethnic origins with varying faiths, cultures and languages. Can you foster? Can you change lives?

Friends of Fosterline

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Our Fosterline friends are vital to the future sustainability of the free advice service.  Find out more about how they’ve helped us, and how you can become a Fosterline friend:

Famous friends
Community friends
Organisational friends

Your service – your views

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Fosterline needs your views, please tell us what you think and you can make a difference to the service:

Feedback on your service experience







News You Need To Know

Celebrity fostering ambassador duo Lydia Rose Bright & Debbie Douglas encourage people to call Fosterline during Foster Care Fortnight

Watch video here Debbie Douglas, and her daughter, Lydia Rose Bright from the popular TV show – The Only Way is Essex (TOWIE), are newly…

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Which fostering service do I choose?

You can foster with a local authority or with an independent fostering service. Can you foster? Can you change lives? Take our quick survey. The…

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Can I foster if I have pets?

  Having pets does not prevent you from fostering. Can you foster? Can you change lives? Take our quick survey. Although having pets will not…

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What support will I get once I become a foster carer?

A social worker will support you in your fostering career. Can you foster? Can you change lives? Take our quick survey. The support from your…

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Need Help or Advice???

Our trained advisors are available weekdays 09:00 to 17:00

Please leave a message click here 

Alternatively leave a voice mail on

0800 040 7675

We will contact you the next working day without fail

Evening advisors are available every 2nd Wednesday of each month between 19:00 to 21:00

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