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 740+ 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?

FREE event: The Big Bang Fair @ Westpoint on 25 June

The region’s largest celebration of STEM is set to go even bigger in 2019 with Big Bang South West on Tuesday 25 June @ Westpoint. Over 100 interactive activities and exhibits from STEM employers; exciting science shows and student competitions. … Continue reading

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

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