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Welcome to The
National Fostering Agency

Who are the National Fostering Agency?

With over two decades of experience in finding, training and supporting a UK wide foster family of passionate foster carers, we are proud to be considered the leading independent fostering agency (IFA) of choice for people across England, Scotland, and Wales.

Our fosters carers help improve the lives of thousands of young people every day, making a real difference in the lives of children by providing safe and caring homes where they feel encouraged to be happy and make their way in the world.

Want to find out more? Browse our pages using the links below to find our everything you need to know as you begin your endlessly rewarding fostering adventure.

Why National Fostering Agency?

Our Locations

We have offices across the UK

Find your nearest office location from the list below to discover how to contact us and meet your local team!

Agency Events


NFA Midlands - Weekly Drop In

If you would like to find out more about the fostering process or how to apply to foster come along to our weekly information events...

10:00:00, Birmingham

NFA Wales Weekly Drop In

We are holding weekly Drop in Sessions for potential foster carers every Tuesday between 10am and 12. Are you interested in fostering?...

10:00:00, Rumney 

NFA London - Weekly Drop in

Please drop in to our Uxbridge Office for a coffee and informal chat with one of our friendly fostering recruitment advisors. No need to...

10:30:00, 71 Cowley Road

NFA Scotland - Costa Coffee Drop in

Come along and have a Costa coffee and a chat about how you can become a foster carer! Ordinary people make extraordinary foster carers....

09:00:00, Kerse Road