Talk to us about fostering 01722 442 725

Fostering in Chelmsford

Your community fostering agency

Could you help a local child by giving them a safe and loving place to call home? Foster carers are urgently needed in Chelmsford. You'll be given full training and 24/7 support to do this life-changing work.
Enquire now

Not local to you? Use our postcode search

Supporting foster carers in Chelmsford

Our foster carers come from diverse backgrounds. We train and support you so you can work alongside a dedicated team to help vulnerable children have the futures they deserve.

Why foster carers choose us

As a social enterprise and leading fostering agency, we pride ourselves on offering high levels of support and rewards.

Having a team in Chelmsford means:

  • Regular face time with your local team.
  • Local events and support.
  • Being part of a local carer community.


Meet foster carers Maxine and Wayne

For Maxine and Wayne, fostering isn’t a career, it’s a way of life.

The couple have provided a caring home for 14 children in their five years as foster carers and helped several groups of brothers and sisters transition into adoption with their forever families, as well as offering a short-term home for others.

Read their fostering story here.

Get in touch

See what our foster parents say about fostering with us...

“Caitlin* recently took up ice skating and I watch from the side of the rink every time to cheer her on. Sometimes when I watch her skate, I get emotional and think ‘How did I get so lucky to have her in my life’. ”
“The majority of the children that come to me have just left their family homes. I’m lucky to be able to show them that foster care is a safe place and that we are here to help them. I get to change so many more lives and really prepare them for their life ahead during a short amount of time.”
woman stroking black and white horse
Cathy Griffiths
Read their story
“When I walked past a stall that was encouraging people to start fostering during work one day, I was completely inspired, and I knew it was something I wanted to do.”
Foster child photographing flowers on mobile

Speak to our team about fostering

Whether you’re ready to start your fostering journey or just want to chat to an expert, our Carer Enquiry Team are here to help.

    Before we can talk please confirm:

    Request a Call