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How to apply

1. Overview

Family and dog

Stockport Council have been rated as an 'Outstanding' Fostering Service by Ofsted for the past seven years. If you're interested in becoming a foster carer with us, then register online below and we'll get in touch to provide you with more information.

Register your interest in fostering

It usually takes around four to six months for our successful applicants to be approved as a foster carer.

Our fostering application and assessment helps you to decide if foster care is right for you, as well as making sure our children and young people are in the best possible hands.

If you would like further information about the application process, email familyplacement@stockport.gov.uk or call 0161 474 3400.