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
17 May County Hall, Preston, PR1 8XJ
21 June County Hall, Preston, PR1 8XJ
19 July County Hall, Preston, PR1 8XJ
16 August 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
17 May - 9am - 13.00pm All Seasons Leisure Centre, Water Street Chorley, PR7 1EX
17 May - 11am - 3pm Staff event at Ribble Restaurant, BAE Warton
18 May - 10am - 4pm Marks and Spencer, Deepdale Shopping Centre, Preston PR1 6AF
19 & 26 May - 10am - 3pm Booths Garstang, Cherestanc Square, Park Hill Road, Garstang PR3 1EF
20 May - 10am - 4pm Asda, Hyndburn Rd, Accrington BB5 1QR
20 May 11am - 3pm Lancaster Pride - stands at St Nic's arcade and Dalton Square
31 May - 9am - 12pm Skelmersdale Library, Southway, Skelmersdale WN8 6NL 
11 June - 10am - 5pm Myerscough College Country Fair, St. Michaels Road, Preston PR3ORY
16 June - 10am - 4pm Edge Hill University, St Helens rd, Ormskirk, Lancs L39 4QP
16 June - 3.30pm - 5.30pm Euxton C of E School, Bankhead Lane, Wigan rd, Euxton, PR7 6JW
17 & 18 June - 11am - 4pm Freckleton Club Day, Freckleton Village
11-13 August Royal Lancashire Show, Witton Country Park, Blackburn

 

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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