Types of foster care

Types of foster care

We have a range of fostering types to suit a variety of circumstances, skills and experiences. Your social worker can help you decide what type of fostering is best for you.

You can decide to focus on one type of fostering, or offer more than one type.

You can foster more than one child at a time.

Short term

Short breaks for disabled children

Parent and child

Weekends and holidays

Children with challenging behaviour