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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.

Our helpline is open Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm Call 0800 040 7675.

If you need to speak to an advisor outside of these hours, please book a call back

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

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What to do if you are worried about a child

If you believe a child is currently placed in a vulnerable position and/or may be suffering neglect or abuse, it can be difficult to know what to do.

Click here to see our advice.

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Foster carers are needed from all ethnic origins with varying faiths, cultures and languages, especially for sibling groups, teenagers, children from black and minority ethnic groups, children with disabilities and asylum seeking children. Help make a difference by supporting our #OneMoreHome campaign.

Can you foster? Take our quiz to see if you fit the criteria to foster children and young people. If you are inspired to become a foster carer, here is what you can expect in 8 steps to fostering.

Are you that person who can make a difference in a child’s life?

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

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News You Need To Know

The Minister for Children & Families paid a visit to the Martin James Group as a guest of FosterTalk

On Thursday 11th July 2019, Nadhim Zahawi, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Children and Families, visited the Martin James Group offices as a guest of…

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Criminalisation of children in residential care

The Howard League for Penal Reform has published a briefing providing figures on the levels of criminalisation of children in residential care and police contact…

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Unaccompanied asylum seeking children

London Councils has published a report about supporting unaccompanied asylum seeking children. The report includes findings from a survey of 26 London boroughs which found…

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Independent living Workshops to commence

The Department for Education (DfE) has announced that new workshops to support schools and colleges in teaching young people about living independently will be available…

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Need Help or Advice???

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Discuss any fostering related issue with one of our trained advisors who are happy to help or just listen.

(If all advisors are busy leave a voicemail and we will get back to you – Without fail)

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