Fostering ayr

Fostering in Ayrshire

We’ve been carefully matching children with stable, committed and highly trained foster parents for over 20 years.

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Independent Fostering
Agency in Ayrshire

There’s currently a real shortage of foster parents across Scotland and so we’re looking for more passionate and committed individuals who can help us build brighter futures for children in care. Based in Ayr, our fostering team supports families and children living across Ayshire, Dumfries and Galloway.

When you join Fosterplus, you’ll receive all the training and support you need to make a real difference to a child’s life. This includes fortnightly supervision with your dedicated social worker, a first-class training programme delivered locally and access to 121 support for the young people in your care.

If you’re ready to take your first step into fostering, chat to our friendly advisers today.

By phone

Call us at:
0800 369 8512

Out of hours:
03332 205041

Your local team

1 Racecourse Road
Ayr South
Ayrshire
KA7 2UP

Fostering ayr

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.

Our blogs

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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