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Fostering in Sunderland

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Finding You the Right Fostering Agencies.

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What We Do.

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

Finding The Right Agency.

One of our social work experts will match you and your situation with the most suitable fostering agencies in Sunderland, on our UK Independent Agency Database.

Different Types of Fostering Agencies.

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.

Apply For Fostering Children.

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.

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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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If you live in the UK… We’ve got you covered.
We cover the length and breadth of the UK with our unique Agency Network. Finding an Agency near you and supporting your move into foster caring.


Did you Know - Sunderland?

About Sunderland, Tyne and Wear in the North East
Sunderland built the first iron ships in the UK in 1852, was making glass for around 1,500 years, and was the seventh most bombed town in the country when 267 people died.

The city hosts the largest free airshow in Europe, Joseph Swan demonstrated his electric light bulb in Fawcett Street in 1879, before Edison’s version and The Beatles supported Helen Shapiro at the Sunderland Empire in 1963.

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