fostering in torfaen

working together to build better futures for local children

it’s Foster Care Fortnight and our team is out and about in the community!

Find out about fostering in Torfaen.

We will be at…

Monday 13th May – Asda, Cwmbran – 10am – 2pm
Tuesday 14th May – Blaenavon Heritage Centre – 10am – 2pm
Monday 20th May – Asda, Cwmbran – 10am – 2pm
Tuesday 21st May – Cwmbran Stadium – 3pm – 6pm
Wednesday 22nd May – Pontypool Market – 10am – 2pm
Thursday 23rd May – Pontypool Active Living Centre – 3pm – 6pm
Friday 24th May – Cwmbran Shopping (The Mall) – 10am – 2pm

Come and chat with us!

fostering in torfaen

We believe in working together, sharing knowledge and building better futures for children – together.

We’re Foster Wales Torfaen, part of the national network of 22 not-for-profit Welsh Local Authority fostering services.

thinking about fostering?

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who can foster?

Each child is different from the next, and so is the foster care they need.

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types of fostering

Fostering can be as short as an overnight stay or something more permanent. From a short break to something more long term, there are different ways to help.

what's right for you?

success stories

Vicky

"It’s not just opening your door; it’s opening your home, your heart"

why foster with us?

Fostering is about making a difference to local children in your community. Right now. Deciding to become a foster carer is deciding to do something wonderful.

When you join Foster Wales Torfaen, we will work together to build better futures for local children. We provide expert training, advice, dedicated support and a range of rewards.

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local fostering community

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help and financial support

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learning and development

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therapeutic team (My Support Team)

how fostering works

The first steps to becoming a foster carer are the most important. But how do you begin this journey and what comes next?
Fostering is a commitment. It is challenging. But it will reward you, too – far more than you could ever imagine.

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the process

Next, we will show you how to take the first steps on your fostering journey and what you can expect along the way.

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common questions

But what is fostering exactly and how does it work? These are questions we’re asked all the time.

find the answers here

It’s easier than you think to become a foster carer in Torfaen. If you’re wondering how to get started, simply get in touch with us today.

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