Foster carers look after most
children in care in West Sussex. They make an incredible difference
to children’s lives and we’ve included some real life stories of
people who foster to give you an idea of what they do.
You can find answers to some of the most commonly asked questions
and queries about fostering on the frequently asked questions
If you have any further questions, or would like to speak to
someone about fostering, then please get in touch with us. You can
do this by email, phone or text using our contact details below. We
can either email or post our information pack to you.
You can also visit our West Sussex video pages where you can
find our film Fostering - the inside
If, having read the available information on this website, you
feel ready to make a formal enquiry to foster, please complete the
Fostering Enquiry Form, following which a member of the
Fostering Recruitment Team will be in touch to discuss your
enquiry. You can also download our foster carers' charter on the
'About fostering' page.
Long-term fostering provides children in care who are unable to return to their birth parents with a stable, secure environment until they reach a minimum age of 18 years . Find out more about long-term foster care, and what it takes to become a long-term foster carer.
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