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Virtual fostering information events

Join us online and meet some of the Gateshead team and hear what it's like to foster with us from one of our carers.

2021 dates

  • Tuesday 11 May, 1 to 2.30pm
  • Thursday 27 May, 6 to 7pm
  • Tuesday 8 June, 1 to 2pm
  • Thursday 24 June, 6 to 7pm
  • Tuesday 6 July, 1 to 2pm
  • Thursday 29 July, 6 to 7pm
  • Thursday 26 August, 6 to 7pm
  • Tuesday 14 September, 1 to 2pm
  • Thursday 30 September, 6 to 7pm

If these dates are not suitable for you please ring us and we can arrange for you to speak to a social worker, who can talk you thorough the process and answer your questions.

The session will include a short presentation and a chance to ask any questions. You don't need to make any commitment to progressing further, we just want you hear our story and think about whether you could start your own fostering story.

If you would like to join us please email fostering@gateshead.gov.uk or phone 0191 433 8333 and we will send you joining instructions.

 

Your story starts here

The first step to becoming a Foster Carer in Gateshead is to fill out our fostering enquiry form. A member of the fostering team will then contact you to gather some further details.

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