Information sessions

If you are considering fostering the best place to start is by finding out what's involved. You can chat to our friendly team, watch us live on Facebook or meet us face to face when we visit a town near you. You don't have to wait though if you are ready you can enquire today and a member of the team will be in touch.

Facebook Live

Once a month we deliver a live question and answer session on Facebook. You can join us LIVE and comment below the stream and ask your questions. 

We are holding our next Facebook live stream on the following date. You can also visit the video section of our Facebook page to see previous streams. To watch our next stream just join us on our Facebook page and watch for when we go live.

Date: Friday 19 August 2022  Time: 10am

Recruitment Bus Drop Ins

Our fostering bus "Reggie" will be out and about around the county visiting a town near you. You can pop along and find out more about fostering on any of the following dates. You will meet a member of the fostering team and also one or two of our exisiting foster carers who can answer any questions you may have about joining us.

Reggie FB Square

Location of Recruitment Bus
 DateLocation Time 
11/8/22 Tamworth by St Edithas Church 10am-2pm
12/8/22 Stafford - Queens Retail Park 10am-2pm
13/8/22 Hednesford Festival 11-4pm
17/8/22 Burton Cooper Square Shopping Centre - Outside M & S  10am-2pm
18/8/22 Cannock Market Square 10am-2pm
19/8/22 Newcastle Ironmarket Square 10am-2pm
23/8/22 Uttoxeter Dove Fields Car Park 10am-2pm
24/8/22 Shobnall Leisure Centre - Burton PlayDays 10am-4pm
25/8/22 Cheadle Tape Street Car Park 10am-2pm
  September Locations  
3/9/22 Chase Pride - Hednesford Park 11am-4pm
7/9/22 Stafford - Behind Staffordshire Place 1 10am-2pm
8/9/22 Cannock Market Square 10am-2pm
9/9/22 Cheadle Tape Stree Car Park 10am-2pm
10/9/22 Fire Service Open Day - Stone Pirehill 11am-4pm
14/9/22 Tamworth by St Edithas Church 10am-2pm
15/9/22 Rugeley Market Square 10am-2pm
16/9/22 Newcastle Ironmarket Square 10am-2pm
 

Please be aware that if you would like to foster for Staffordshire County Council you need to have a spare bedroom (even if you want to foster babies) and if you want to foster as a couple you need to have been in a stable relationship for at least 2 years.