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Hertfordshire County Council
 

Foster care transforms lives

Children and young people need a safe, loving and caring home. Can you help?

There's been a lot of great support which has made a difference to young peoples' lives

  • In 2016 our committed, passionate and dedicated foster carers helped support 550 children and young people throughout Hertfordshire.

We need your help to continue transforming the lives of children and young people

  • We still need to recruit 60 new foster carers this year so that we can continue to provide stable, loving homes, at a time of great uncertainty.

Can you give children and young people a safe, loving and caring home for as long as they need it?

  • Call us to see how you can foster on 0800 917 0925.

Foster with us

Training and support

Training and support

  • Fostering is a professional role. You'll be given training, round the clock support and an allowance.
  • Call us on 0800 917 0925 to find out more.

Alex is 14. He has ADHD and missed lots of school. His parents can't cope with his outbursts, so now he's in care. He needs someone who:

Alex is 14. He has ADHD and missed lots of school. His parents can't cope with his outbursts, so now he's in care. He needs someone who:

  • Offers a nurturing, safe and stable environment
  • Supports and encourages him to develop independence and skills for adulthood
  • Sticks by him and never gives up

Jack and Hollie are five and eight. Mum is struggling with mental health. They are good kids and just want to be together.

Jack and Hollie are five and eight. Mum is struggling with mental health. They are good kids and just want to be together.

  • If we can keep Hertfordshire children together then they can attend the same school, see their friends and get the support and guidance they deserve.
  • Placing siblings together gives them security in a difficult time and maintains important family bonds.
  • Please help us to keep a brother and sister together. Call us now.

Call us now on 0800 917 0925