Apply to be a foster carer

Your fostering application form

As you might expect with such an important role, we’ll need to take a detailed look at your life.

Help all the way

The next step is to complete a foster carer application form. This will lead to you being assigned an assessing social worker, who will work with you on your assessment (known as a Form F).

You’ll need to complete a number of other forms before the assessment process can begin. We need to be thorough due to the nature of the foster care role you’ll be undertaking.

Don’t let the paperwork put you off – your local team are there to help if you need guidance.

Next: Collaborative assessment

Start your fostering journey with National Fostering Group

  • We have fostering agencies all across the UK
  • Over 3,000 carers already part of our family
  • Benefit from our local support groups and social workers