Fostering
Fostering

Find out more

To find out more you can give us a call on 0300 123 6723 or complete our enquiry form and one of the team will contact you.

You can also come along to one of our information evenings or community events to find out more in person.

Information evenings

Our information evenings are informal and give you the chance to have a chat with social workers who are experienced in fostering.

We'll tell you a bit about becoming a foster carer and how we can support you. We'll also show some short video clips. Some of our foster carers will be there to share their experiences and answer any of your questions.

The information evenings run from 6pm to 7.30pm.

There is no need to book but please arrive promptly as the presentations start at 6pm.

Date Venue
20 September County Hall, Preston, PR1 8XJ
18 October County Hall, Preston, PR1 8XJ
15 November County Hall, Preston, PR1 8XJ
13 December County Hall, Preston, PR1 8XJ

For more information about the Children's Centre venues see the children's centre search.

Community Events

Come along to our fostering information stand and speak to a friendly member of the team at the following dates and venues. No need to book, just turn up.

Date Venue
19 August - 11am - 3pm St. Nicholas Arcade, 12 Lancaster Gate, Lancaster, LA1 1NB
30 August - 9am - 11am Skelmersdale Library, Southway, Skelmersdale, WN8 6NL
16 September 10am - 3pm The Defying Dementia Day, Lancaster University
16 September 10am - 4pm Asda, Hyndburn Road, Accrington, BB5 1QR
23 September St. Nicholas Arcade, 12 Lancaster Gate, Lancaster, LA1 1NB
27 September - 9am - 11am Skelmersdale Library, Southway, Skelmersdale, WN8 6NL
30 September Chorley Fire Station, West Way, Euxton, PR7 6DH
25 October 9am - 11am Skelmersdale Library, Southway, Skelmersdale, WN8 6NL

 

Get in touch

Interested in fostering with us? We'd love to hear from you.

Enquire about fostering

If you'd prefer to speak to someone then give us a call on
0300 123 6723

Taking the first step

Taking the first step

When you are ready to take the first step to fostering, we are here to answer your questions.

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