What is fostering?
Could I foster?
The benefits of becoming a foster carer
Why children need foster carers
There are lots of reasons why people decide to foster a child.
Here are some case studies from some of our recent foster carers
Bev & Roy, newly recruited foster carers
Jo - foster carer for 7 years
Louise - currently fostering siblings
Beatrice - daughter of current foster carer
Lindsey - foster carer
Lianne - newly approved foster carer
Jamie - Care Leaver
Tracey (38), a single parent from Rainhill, wanted to help a local child
Andrew (30) and Jay (28) are a same-sex couple from Newton-le-Willows
Eve (47) and Paul (49) live in Eccleston and both work full-time
*names and stories have been altered to protect the identity of the children.