Perhaps you’re wondering how to apply to become a foster carer? If you’ve brushed up your knowledge on the foster care requirements and you know the implications of what it means to become a foster carer, it could be time for you to put in your application with Capstone Foster Care. Learn more about the fostering process and how to apply to be a foster carer now.
You can contact us by completing an online form, requesting a call back or we can send you an information pack.Find out more
Arranging A Home Visit
We will arrange to meet you and your family at your family home or by video chat to get to know you better and provide you with a chance to ask us questions.Find out more
Applying To Become
A Foster Carer
The next step will be to complete an application form. You will also then be assigned a social worker who will work with you throughout the process.Find out more
Starting The Assessment
You and your social worker will work with each other to complete a Form F assessment.Find out more
Training for our foster carers starts as soon as you apply to become a foster parent. All prospective foster carers are required to attend our ‘Skills to Foster’ training course.Find out more
Going To Panel
Final checks are carried out by a panel before your recommendation is made to become a foster carer.Find out more
You’re now an approved foster carer and ready for a placement.
What happens next?Find out more