Welcome to Fostering Devon

Do you have the dedication to make vulnerable young lives better, and a spare room? Have you considered fostering with us?

We need more foster carers across Devon for the 730+ children in our care. We are particularly keen to hear from people with the knowledge and skills to care for teenagers and young people with complex and challenging needs.

All our foster carers receive exceptional support and training as well as competitive rates of pay. Fostering is a big commitment for any household, but we’re confident that you’ll find the rewards worth it. If you think you have the skills and compassion needed, please get in touch for an informal, in confidence chat.

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What's new?

Watch our NEW advert here!

Meet some of our amazing foster carers who helped us create a brilliant TV advert to encourage others to consider fostering for Devon County Council. Look out for the advert on Sky TV throughout January, February and March. We will … Continue reading

**Children in Care Awards – nominations open**

Do you know a child or young person in care that you think has achieved something brilliant over the past 12 months? Would you like to celebrate their achievement? The annual Devon’s Children in Care Awards are NOW OPEN for … Continue reading

Foster a Future

We’re looking for Foster Carers in Devon who think they might have the skills, experience and willingness to look after a young person who has arrived in the UK unaccompanied. If you think you possess the ability to care for … Continue reading