Contacting us over Christmas

Our offices will be closed from 3pm on 24th December until 9am on 4th January 2021. If you need to talk to us overt he festive period, please refer to our Out of Hours call rota…

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Next Step Carer saving the school of his youth

In 2019, Matthew and his wife Grace visited his home town of Ogidi in Nigeria with their two foster sons. While they were there, they visited Matthew’s old primary school…

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Lydia Bright – Instagram Live

As part of their 2020 Fostering Excellence Awards, The Fostering Network will be holding an Instagram Live Q&A with TV star Lydia Bright on Tuesday 20 October.

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Next Step Fostering Group joins National Fostering Group

The Next Step Fostering Group has joined forces with The National Fostering Group to offer even better services to children.

Outcomes First Group has announced the acquisition of the Next Step Fostering Group from the Ward Family.

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From Fostering to the House of Commons

A story from the Fostering Network.

Last year, Kate Osborne was elected as MP for Jarrow in the North East of England for the first time. Prior to this, Kate was a Foster Carer. Before lockdown was announced in March, Vicki Swain, campaigns manager at The Fostering Network, went to meet her at her office in the House of Commons.

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