Simply Fostering

Fostering in Tyne and Wear

Free Fostering Application Service.

Finding You Suitable Agencies To Choose From.

Want to foster – Find the best agency in your region?

Taking the next step in the fostering process can be confusing and time-wasting, due to the choice of agencies out there. There is little information about the differences between agencies, and what they have to offer potential foster carers.

Simply Fostering – Be a foster carer

We are not a fostering agency, we are an independent company providing free information and a fostering agency matching service for people interested in becoming foster carers, and who want to find the best fostering agencies to choose from.

Tyne and Wear Fostering Agency Database

Our Independent Fostering Agency Database holds a list of member agencies in the North East of England, who we recommend based on their reputation, quality of service, and the type of support and allowances on offer.

We are experts

Together, our team has over eighty years experience of working with foster carers and fostering agencies in the UK, and has helped many hundreds of people to become happy and successful foster carers.

Free Agency Finding Service

If you decide to contact us and use our free, fostering agency matching service, we will arrange for the most suitable agencies in the North East with vacancies, to contact you, improving your chance of being accepted for assessment and starting on the journey to becoming a happy and successful foster carer.

To start the process simply complete our online fostering eligibility quiz.

Get Fostering Right First Time With Simply Fostering.

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

This related area section is currently being reviewed by our team.

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 - Tyne and Wear?

Geordies got the name because the city supported George II, St Peter’s Church in Sunderland was the first church in Britain to have stained glass windows. Gateshead has the Angel of the North, Newcastle upon Tyne is home of the Tyne Bridge and Grey Street, voted the best street in Britain by Radio 4 listeners.

North Tyneside is home to Swan Hunter shipyard and South Tyneside has the smallest population and Sunderland is the largest borough in Tyne & Wear.

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