Welcome to Sheffield Fostering Service
Contact our friendly team
There is no such thing as a silly question. Really - ask us anything!
Becoming a foster carer is a big deal, and most people have lots of questions about every aspect of it. Right down to the tiniest detail.
Whether you're new to fostering or have years of experience elsewhere, we are here to answer all of your questions without any judgement.
Request an information pack
Our information pack is full of useful information that could help you decide if fostering is right for you.
It's also good to share with family and friends, to help them understand why you want to become a foster carer.
We can post a copy to you, or email a digital version. Just let us know which you'd prefer!
Make an enquiry
If you are over 21 and have a spare room, you can foster!
If you make an enquiry, you'll simply get more information to help you make a decision. There's no commitment or obligation to begin the formal application process.
We'd love to hear from you, wherever you are in your fostering journey.
Book an information session
If you're ready to learn more about what it's really like to foster with us, why not come along to one of our friendly, informal information sessions?
You'll hear from our foster parents and social workers, learn about the application process, and be able to ask any questions.
There's no pressure to apply then and there - or at all! It's just a great way to find out more.