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Fostering in Croydon

Children need fostering in Croydon. Can you help a child thrive? We have a range of placements suitable for experienced foster parents and also people who are new to fostering.

If you’re considering becoming a foster parent, choose a fostering agency with local teams to who will be with you every step.

National Fostering Group is the largest independent fostering agency in the UK with superb agency coverage across all regions – meaning you have the support of a team close to you.

One of the most established fostering agencies in Croydon, we work with local authorities to place children and young people in homes where they can thrive.

As a foster carer with us, you’ll have unparallelled access to professional support and excellent free training in and around Croydon. We want you to thrive too, being the best you can be in your role as foster carer.

On top of this, carers who are fostering in Croydon have a large and active peer network that includes more than a dozen local support groups.

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Fostering agencies in Croydon

  • Established for more than two decades, National Fostering Group has teams (agencies) across the UK
  • Our regional offices serving Croydon are in Whitstable, Uxbridge, Waltham Abbey and Basildon
  • Our fostering agencies for Croydon are rated GOOD and OUTSTANDING by Ofsted
  • Our foster carers get emergency support 24/7 and access to supportive foster parent groups
  • Access to a team focusing on a unique wraparound fostering service
  • You will receive a generous fostering allowance for a child in your care
  • People from all walks of life are suitable to become a foster parent
  • Many types of fostering are available in Croydon, including emergency and long-term placements
  • You’ll get excellent free training on different aspects of fostering at a local Croydon venue

Fostering in Croydon and the South East

Dozens of children and young people are awaiting foster parents in Croydon; hundreds across London as a whole. National Fostering Group has local offices that support foster carers across the South East including Essex, Buckinghamshire, Kent and all areas of Inner London – Milton Keynes, Richmond, Bromley, Croydon, Dagenham, Brighton and Enfield.

Start your fostering journey with National Fostering Group

  • We’re 14 close-knit independent fostering agencies
  • Over 3,500 carers already part of our family
  • Benefit from our local support groups and social workers