Fostering in Nottingham
Foster Care Agency
There's over 600 children living in foster care in Nottingham. Many of these children have experienced abuse or neglect and need the love and support of a foster family to help them move forward. Unfortunately, there's a shortage of foster parents in the region, so if you're interested in fostering in Nottingham, then we'd love to hear from you.
We’ve been providing fostering services in Nottingham 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.
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, 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.
Call us at:
0800 369 8512
Out of hours:
You can get in touch by filling out our online enquiry form with any queries that you may have.
Your local team
31-33 Meadow Lane
Supervision with your social worker
Helpline for additional support
Support for young people
Events for the whole family
Nottingham fostering allowance
As a Fosterplus foster parent, you'll receive a generous allowance for each child in their care - generally between £16,000 and £26,000 per year, which is often completely tax-free.
Plus, you'll receive hundreds of discounts for some of your favourite shops, restaurants, and family experiences, as well as a generous refer-a-friend scheme.
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!
Other benefits of working with fosterplus
We’ve put together a great allowance and benefits package to recognise your professionalism and reward your commitment.
With a massive range of training courses to choose from, we’re able to create a tailor-made programme to meet your interest and needs.