If you’ve made the decision to foster a child, choosing the right foster agency is a really important part of your journey. You’ll want one that offers a carefully considered matching procedure, and has a wealth of insight and experience to provide you with the support you need, at every stage of the process.

Next Step Fostering is the ideal choice if you’re considering fostering in London and the surrounding area. As a family-run independent fostering agency providing a specialist service to Local Authorities, we offer a personalised yet professional approach to both foster children and caregivers.

We’re a dedicated team of highly skilled individuals, who have vast experience in this field. We recognise the challenges and rewards that fostering can bring, and are more than equipped to pass on our insights. Growing up in a fostering family herself, our director also brings unique insights to the family-run team.

Our ethos centres on providing a stable and happy family environment for our looked after children, and to achieve this aim, we deliver essential training and development for foster carers so they’re equipped with all the skills they need. We also provide a wide range of support and information services for both carers and children, so they can thrive and reap the benefits from the fostering experience.

If you’re considering fostering in London, but are unsure of what’s involved, or even whether you would qualify as a carer, we’re more than happy to answer any questions you might have. As an approachable family-run team, we’ll talk you through the options, listen to your concerns and provide you with all the information you need, so you can decide if fostering is right for you. Throughout your journey, we’re with you every step of the way, if and when you need our support. Get in touch to change your career and change a life

Next Step Fostering Services Ltd

127 Addington Road,




0208 7683888