fostering in bridgend

working together to build better futures for local children

fostering in bridgend

We’re dedicated to ensuring every child in Bridgend has a safe environment in which to thrive. We’re Foster Wales Bridgend, part of the national network of 22 Welsh Local Authority fostering services.

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thinking about fostering?

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who can foster?

Our amazing foster carers come from a range of diverse backgrounds. Find out if you could be a foster carer too.

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common questions

How does fostering in Bridgend work and what can you expect when joining? Find these answers and more here.

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why foster with us?

We offer unique and extensive training to help every foster carer be the best they can. In turn, this helps build more secure and brighter futures for every child in our care.

For more information about the rewards and support we offer, read more here.

how it works

Fostering is a huge commitment, but it’s also an incredible experience. So, how do you get started? We’ll tell you everything you need to know.

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the process

Want to start your fostering journey with us? Find out how to take the first steps and what to expect next, here.

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support and rewards

However you’ll need us throughout your journey, we’ll be here to help. We’re always just a phone call away.

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become a foster carer

If you want to become a foster carer in Bridgend and you’re not sure where to begin, it’s easy. Simply contact our team today.

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