Caritas Fostering


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Become a foster carer with Caritas

Caritas Fostering are looking for foster carers from a wide range of backgrounds, ages and experiences. If you are a current foster carer and are wishing to transfer your registration we would welcome your call.  To find out more about the services we offer our foster carers and children and young people placed with us:

Please contact one of the fostering team on 0161 8172250 or email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or alternatively please visit us at our weekly foster carer information session, which is held on Fridays, from 1.30pm to 3.30pm at the Cathedral centre, 3 Ford Street, Salford, M3 6DP. We will be happy to meet with you.

As a foster carer with Caritas you will receive the highest level of support, which includes the following:

A competitive weekly fostering allowance

A dedicated Supervising Social Worker

Monthly support visits and supervision

Weekly visits where appropriate

A robust training package

A 24 out of hour’s service, seven days a week, 365 days a year

At Caritas fostering we understand that you will be potentially caring for the most vulnerable children and young people, therefore we recognise that you will need on-going emotional and practical support.