Start your journey
to become a
Foster Parent today
10,000 new Fostering families are needed every year to meet the demand of safe and nurturing homes for Fostered children – these homes are needed across the UK including your local area. To find out more Contact Us here.
Eligibility of Becoming a Foster Carer
At By the Bridge we are focused on finding and encouraging people from all walks of life to become Foster Carers and for the right person, fostering could be a rewarding career, supported by great pay.
Be part of something really special; not everyone can do it, but for those who can, make a real difference to a child.
What do you need to become a Foster Carer?
You can foster a child whatever your marital status, race, religion gender or sexuality. Or if you’re homeowners or renting, parents or non-parents.
Our Foster Carers are from all walks of life, there is no particular type of person we look for.
What makes a good Foster Carer?
Our families come from a range of background and previous careers. Whatever background, all our families have one thing in common;
If you can can put children at the heart of everything you do, just as we do, then fostering could be a great career for you.
If By the Bridge with Cambian seems like the type of agency you would like to foster with then Contact Us for more information to begin your fostering journey.
Our local offices and countryside locations are carefully chosen and decorated with bright colours, pictures and plants. So everyone experiences a sense of care, value and ‘a homely’ feel when they come to work or visit. We aim to create an environment where people feel valued and can grow, develop and achieve their goals.
Our branches are where we hold regular training, events and groups where you can get together with other Foster Parents.