Become a Foster carer in Carmarthenshire

Could you help transform a child’s life?

Since being with my foster family, I’m doing well in school. My life has changed so much. It feels good to have someone supporting me. I feel like I have an identity now.

Foster with your local Council

  • Help local children
  • Help them to stay in their local area and local schools
  • Support and training on your doorstep
  • Experienced team nearby that you can trust to be there every step of the way
  • Wish to support a non-profit making Local Authority Fostering Service
  • Join many local families in Carmarthenshire who already foster with us


Foster Carers’ Charter implementation toolkit for WalesThe Foster Carers’ Charter Toolkit

The charter sets out mutual roles and responsibilities, which are ‘owned’ by both foster carers and the fostering service. [Read more]

Enquire Today

We have a team of friendly, experienced Fostering Advisors who you can have a no obligation conversation with to find out more about becoming a Foster Carer. There will be no pressure, no hard sell, just good advice and information.

Quick checklist….

  • have you got a spare bedroom?
  • spare time to spend with children?
  • are you over 21?

Information Evening 21st November

thumbnail of information-evening-nov-21Carmarthenshire Fostering Service are holding an information evening in Crosshands Club on 21st November 2018 between 6 and 8pm.

It’s an informal event and an opportunity for interested people to meet foster carers and staff and chat over a tea/coffee.

Foster in Carmarthenshire

Do you have a spare room in your home for a child or young person? We’re looking for warm, caring and dedicated people who want to help transform children and young people’s lives in Carmarthenshire.

Foster child sitting on pavement

Currently in Carmarthenshire there are children and other young people that need a caring, loving family to foster them. By becoming a foster carer, you can help make a huge difference to a child or young persons’ life. There are lots of different types of foster care placements available to suit your individual needs and circumstances.

Foster family in Carmarthenshire

We are looking for both experienced and new carers from all backgrounds to transform a child and young persons’ life forever. All applications will be considered. If you have a kind and caring nature, are committed, have compassion for young people and a sense of fun – we want to hear from you today!

We are proud to be part of Carmarthenshire County Council. We offer lots of support for our foster carers – whether you’re experienced or new – including training, supervision, group support and financial help.

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Foster in Carmarthenshire