Choose to foster, change a life
Every year, Fostering North Yorkshire looks after over 300 children and young people at any one time, in fostering placements across the county. They range from babies to teenagers, come from many backgrounds, and have various needs, but they have one thing in common - they are all in need of a caring family to help them feel safe, secure and happy.
We are keen to recruit both new and experienced foster carers - if you think you could offer the care and support these children need, we want to hear from you. You can find out more about the children and young people we need foster placements for, and about our great financial packages, excellent training and locally based support by calling us on 01609 534654 or simply complete the expression of interest form below.
Find out more about fostering
Find out more about fostering in the sections below. You can also read more in our guide to fostering (pdf / 591 KB).
Fostering drop ins, information stands and events
If you would you like to know more about fostering opportunities in your area please come along to one of our informal drop ins, info stands or events, and meet the team, have a chat and pick up some info!
Here’s a list of our next few events:
Harrogate on Thursday 22 August, 10am to 12noon.
Scarborough on Thursday 5 September, 10am to 12noon.
Malton on Saturday 14 September, 10am to 11.30am.
Northallerton on Thursday 19 September, 10am to 12noon.
Selby Leisure Centre
- Saturday 14 September, 9.30am to 12.30pm.
- Pateley Bridge Showground on Monday 23 September.