Fostering In Dumbarton And Dunbartonshire

Fostering in Dumbartonshire

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Fostering in Dumbarton
Foster Care Agency

We’re always looking to find loving caring homes for children and teenagers in Dumbarton and Dunbartonshire. While we have a dedicated team of passionate foster parents, we’d like to have more to help us make an even bigger difference to children in the region.

We’ve been providing fostering services in Dumbarton for many years, during which we’ve built strong and long-term relationships with the local authorities who need our support. We’ve also established an experienced and stable team that’s fully committed to positive futures for children. Together, we offer an enduring sense of continuity to foster parents and to children and young people, helping them step forward with confidence – so if you're interested in fostering in Dumbartonshire, why not join our team today?

You might already have fostering experience and be looking for the support of a highly professional organisation. Or you might just be thinking it’s something you’d like to do. Either way, as a leading fostering organisation with over 20 years’ experience across Scotland, we know what it takes to train, support, develop and reward great foster parents, so you’ll be in safe hands.

You’re just one call away from our team of friendly advisers - and from taking a big step into a rewarding new career and way of life.

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Call us at:
0800 369 8512

Out of hours:
03332 205041

Foster Care Agency Dunbartonshire

Proud of the outcomes we achieve

We achieve successful, stable foster care placements through building strong relationships with our foster families; by understanding their strengths, vulnerabilities, family dynamics and training and support requirements, we’re able to carefully match their skillset with the needs of a child.

Successful outcomes always start with the quality of the matching – and we take extra care when placing a child with a family to ensure a positive and rewarding experience for all.

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Irene's story

Irene and her family joined Fosterplus over 6 years ago and have been caring for a brother and sister on a long-term basis ever since.

While Irene admits that it hasn't always been easy, she says that fostering has brought her family so many happy memories and can't believe the positive influence it's had on her own daughter.

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Who can foster?

Who can foster?

The minimum requirements to apply to become a foster parent are:

  • 21 years of age or older
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK
  • Have a spare bedroom
  • Have a strong desire to nurture a child in care

If you meet these criteria and would like to learn more, then we’d love to speak to you. We’ll be there every step of the way!

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