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Fostering in Peterborough

Children need fostering in Peterborough. If you’re a foster carer or you’d like to train to be one, we have placements like respite care, emergency, short term and long term and will help you chose the right type of fostering for you. Join us for excellent professional support and free training.

If you’re a foster carer in Peterborough, choose a fostering agency with local teams 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 Peterborough, 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 Peterborough. 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 Peterborough have a large and active peer network that includes more than a dozen local support groups.

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Fostering agencies in Peterborough

  • Established for more than two decades, National Fostering Group has teams (agencies) across the UK
  • Our lead fostering agency for Peterborough has been rated as GOOD by Ofsted
  • Our foster carers in Peterborough and the surrounding areas have access to nine foster parent support groups
  • The local area HQ is in Lowestoft, with team offices across the Peterborough area to support you 24/7
  • 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 Peterborough, including emergency and long-term placements
  • You’ll get excellent free training on different aspects of fostering at a local Peterborough venue

Fostering in Peterborough and the East of England

Dozens of children and young people are in foster care or awaiting a foster parent in Peterborough – hundreds across the East of England region. National Fostering Group has local offices across the East of England. This includes Lowestoft, Waltham Abbey, Northampton, Peterborough and Basildon.

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