West Berkshire Council

Your First Step to Becoming a Foster Carer

If you're ready to start your fostering journey

If you're already sure you'd like to become a foster carer, and ready to take your first step, all you need to do is to give us a call on 01635 503155 (we're available Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm).

Alternatively, you can fill in our online form and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

Once we have your details, we'll send you our 'joining pack', containing everything you need to know about what happens next.

We'll arrange a face-to-face chat with you in the comfort of your own home, which give you a chance to talk through any concerns or questions you might have.

If you're not yet sure whether fostering's for you, why not find out what makes us special, or have a look at what our existing foster carers have to say?

Who To Contact

Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Family Placement Team

01635 503155