Changing children’s lives for the better

Interested in Becoming a Foster Carer?

Being a foster carer is not just a wonderful career it is also a very fulfilling and satisfying way of life.

When you become a foster carer, you can make a positive difference to a child’s life that can last a lifetime. You can help that child to get ahead in life just by being their Foster Carer. At CFS we work together and change children’s lives for the better.

Are You Already a Foster Carer?

Just because you are already an approved foster carer does not mean you cannot join another fostering agency and if you have children in placement bring them along with you.

It is your right to transfer from another independent fostering agency or local authority and join our friendly team at CFS.  When you make the decision to transfer with us, we will be with you every step of the way. And when you are approved you will know you made the right decision where are friendly team are ready and waiting to provide you with all the support, guidance and training you need.

Why Choose to Become a Foster Carer with CFS?


Be part of our close, amazing friendly team of staff and foster carers


We guarantee you will receive a generous and competitive allowance, upto £500 per week, per child


Be assured of 24-hour support from our experienced and committed team


Benefit from a unique approach to fostering with access to a wide range of training including our specialist therapeutic hub & support service

Read Our Stories

We place the young people we care for at the heart of everything we do. That is why we are partnered with TPC Therapy to provide all our young people, carers and staff with access to leading, specialist child-focused therapy.

Find out more about fostering with CFS Care.

Download our helpful guide to becoming a foster carer