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.

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thinking about fostering?

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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. If you’re wondering how it works or what to expect from training, you’ll find the answers here.

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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?

Fostering is about changing the lives of children in Neath and Port Talbot. It means committing to provide stability, love and compassion to a young person or child in our area.

We’ll provide you with all the training you’ll need to help you build better, brighter futures for local children. Find out more here.

how it works

Starting the journey to becoming a foster carer is easier than you might think. Fostering is a huge commitment with huge rewards.

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the process

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

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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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become a foster carer

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

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contact our friendly team

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