I couldn't foster!
We bet you could.

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What's so special about us?

What do our carers have to say?

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What do we have to say for ourselves?

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We're there every step of the way

EFS will be with you every step of the way

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Eastern Fostering Services is an independent fostering agency covering Essex, Suffolk & Cambridgeshire We are a dedicated fostering team who work hard to find close knit foster homes for children and young people who can't live with their own family. Our fostering services are second to none as we care deeply about the children and carers we support, and we'd LOVE to do more! 


Our list of children in need of a home grows longer and longer, we need to be able to find carers for them. So, If you live in Essex, Suffolk or Cambridgeshire and want to talk more about fostering and becoming a carer, give us a call on 01206 299 775. We promise we'll support you every step of the way.


In the meantime, we've put plenty of good fostering information on our website. Take a look at our Read Up and Info pages to find out more about fostering in Essex, Suffolk & Cambridgeshire. And check out “What's so special about us” to decide whether EFS is the right fostering agency for you. 


We know you'll always have more questions and that you'll want to speak to one of us, so do give us a call, we are on hand to explain all about fostering and guide you through the process.

  • Being a carer at EFS is like being part of a family. I always feel they listen and are there for me.

  • If I’m struggling with a situation, EFS are always there to help me think more creatively.

  • Thank you for making me feel appreciated and a true member of the team.

  • A professional company with fantastic staff who treat you like part of the family.

  • Excellent training and support with the fostering application.

  • I thoroughly recommend Eastern Fostering Services if you are thinking of fostering or looking to move agencies.

  • Coming to see the EFS team is like stepping into a warm bath!