About permanent fostering
Information on permanent (long-term) fostering for families
Permanent fostering is when a child stays long term in their foster family, until they reach adulthood and are ready to live independently.
Be My Parent features the profiles of children who need permanent fostering or adoption.
Lots of different families from all kinds of backgrounds can be permanent (also called long-term) foster carers.
Read on to find out more!
You can also:
- Download our permanent fostering information pack
- Subscribe to Be My Parent
- Read our answers to common permanent fostering questions.
Last updated: 01 May 15