Foster a child

Are you interested in fostering a child?

Are you thinking about fostering a child? This is a great step to take and GLF can provide you with the support you need to become a foster carer.

GLF is always looking for foster carers across all the London boroughs and surrounding areas. If you live in London, Essex, Kent, or Surrey, and are interested in fostering a child, why not give us a call?

GLF carers receive ongoing training and support,which allows them to be the best foster carers they can. In turn, this enables our carers to give children in care the love and support they need to thrive. In addition to giving children a life-changing experience, fostering is incredibly rewarding for the foster carers, too.

So, if you’re interested in fostering, we’d love to hear from you. If you don’t know where to begin, our guide to fostering is a great place to start. It’s free to download, so give it a read and when you’re finished, feel free to contact us with any other questions.

Finally, good luck

Stop thinking, and start doing - that's my biggest piece of advice.

Andrea A

You probably have a lot of questions about fostering.

Luckily we have a lot of experience, so can usually answer them honestly. We are really happy to have an informal chat with you, about fostering, whether you are suitable, and what it’s really like. So why not arrange a 15 minute call – we promise you it will save you several hours of searching the internet for answers, plus, we really love talking to people about fostering.