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Fostering in Newcastle upon Tyne

Fostering in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Want to foster? – Find the best agency?

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Fostering information – Foster care.

We provide comprehensive information about foster care and help you to reduce the risk of choosing the wrong fostering agency.

Find the fostering agencies.

From your contact form, one of our social work experts will match you and your situation with the most suitable agencies in Newcastle upon Tyne, on our UK Independent Agency Database.

Different types of Fostering.

Just like people, Fostering Agencies are not all the same. They have different support, allowances, quality of training, and access to respite care and support groups.

Not all agencies foster babies, some prefer to look after teenagers, some agencies expect you to be at home full time, others are happy if you have another job.

How to foster – Be a foster carer.

To find out more and to take the next step towards a career as a foster carer, use our no obligation, free agency matching service by completing our online fostering eligibility quiz, and get fostering right the first time!

Fostering Statistics: North East

Total Children in Care, North East 2020
Foster Care Placements, North East 2020

The following statistics are from the total number of children in care in the North East, and not exclusively those in Foster Care.

Children with disability : 100
Unaccompanied Asylum Seekers : 50

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Popular Placement Types: Vary in this area.

Related Areas

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What Could You Earn?

Being a foster carer is not only an ethical career, it's also financially rewarding. Our calculators estimate what you could be earning.

Free Matching Service?

If you meet the UK criteria to foster. we will match you with a local Fostering Agency and ask them to call you.

UK Wide Fostering Network

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Did you Know - Newcastle upon Tyne?

Newcastle upon Tyne owes its name to the castle built in 1080, by the eldest son of William the Conqueror, Grainger Town is the historic heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, and the Grainger Market opened 1835 and was Newcastle’s first indoor market.

Robert Stephenson’s High Level Bridge opened in 1849 was the first road and rail bridge in the world, the Gateshead Millennium Bridge is the first rotating bridge in the world and the Town Moor is larger than Hyde Park and Hampstead Heath put together.

Newcastle was the location for the 1971 film ‘Get Carter’, the North East has 47 shades of ginger hair, and Mosely Street in Newcastle in 1880, was the first street in Britain to be lit by electric light bulbs.

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