Learn about fostering in Bristol

Learn about fostering in Bristol

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    Online event

    Interested in fostering? Join our fostering information session to learn more.

    About this event

    Find out more about fostering in Bristol at our free information session.

    It's your chance to meet a social worker and ask as many questions as you like. They will tell you about:

    • the types of fostering available
    • the training and support we give our foster carers
    • how we can support you with your application
    • what the assessment process is like
    • and more!

    Event details

    There are multiple dates available, from 10am to 11.30am.

    The event will be held on Zoom, you will receive a link to join when you sign up.


    If you'd prefer to speak to someone over the phone or email, or can't make one of the dates available, please contact our friendly team:

    • Email: fostering@bristol.gov.uk
    • Call: 0117 353 4200

    Why foster with Bristol City Council?

    By becoming one of our foster carers, you’ll join an experienced and supportive specialist community of carers and staff.

    There are many reasons why people choose to foster with us, including:

    • we are a not-for-profit fostering agency
    • regular placements
    • training and support before, during, and in between placements, including your own dedicated social worker
    • regular contact with other carers and our fostering team
    • rewards and discounts in Bristol and nationally
    • the satisfaction of doing something for your city
    • moving to us from an independent fostering agency is quick and easy

    Find out more on our website: Foster with Bristol website

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