Be the difference with Barnardos fostering

Every day Barnardos foster carers transform lives by showing their belief in the young people they care for, they know that as a teacher you will also share this belief.

Barnardos need foster carers who believe in children, are caring and could provide a safe, secure and stable environment.

Taking that first step towards anything new can be daunting, however, Barnardos are here to help.

With over 100 years’ experience the charity works to ensure that you receive the right training and support.

Fostering can make a profound difference to a child’s life and it can also bring profound changes to yours. That’s why when you take a child into your family, Barnardos will take you into theirs. Helping you with ongoing support and advice, not just through the application process but throughout the time you foster.

Barnardos knows that every child is different and has their own unique care needs, they always take the time to achieve the best possible match between a foster carer and a child.  The charity believes that every child has the right to be nurtured and valued whilst experiencing a continuity of commitment and a strong sense of belonging.

To be the difference and learn more about fostering with Barnardos, contact a member of the team today.

Call Barnardos on 0845 894 9501 or email

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