fostering in neath port talbot

working together to build better futures for local children

fostering in neath port talbot

We’re Foster Wales Neath Port Talbot, part of the national network of 22 Welsh Local Authority fostering services.

Our aim is to build better futures for children within our community.

Want to start your journey as a foster carer in Neath Port Talbot? With a simple email or call, you can get started today.  Contact us 


fostering information events

Saturday 25th May- Margam Park Kite Festival- 9am - 1pm


how it works

Starting the journey to becoming a foster carer is easier than you might think.

the process

Find out how to take the first steps on your fostering journey, and what to expect next.

the process
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who can foster?

Anyone can apply to be a foster carer and the reward of helping to shape a life is priceless.

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common questions

How does fostering work? What can you expect? Find out more about fostering.

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why foster with us?

We’ll provide you with all the training you’ll need to help you build better, brighter futures for local children. Fostering is about changing the lives of children in Neath, Port Talbot and Pontardawe. It means committing to provide stability, love and compassion to a young person or child in our area.

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support and rewards

We’ll support you every step of the way through your journey. From training, advice and just having a chat, we’re here for you. Always.

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local fostering community

There’s a community of foster carers, in your local area, here for you.

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financial support

Becoming a foster carer with our team at Foster Wales Neath Port Talbot, means you’ll also receive some competitive financial allowances. You and your family will also have access to gym membership privileges at the Neath Leisure Centre.

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learning and development

You’ll have access to all the tools and training you’ll need to make sure you can meet the needs of each child in your care.

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therapeutic team

Access to our therapeutic team (based within The Fostering Service), including a psychologist.

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find out more

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real people, real stories

Find out what fostering really means from foster carers in Neath Port Talbot.

Want to start your journey as a foster carer in Neath Port Talbot?

contact us