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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.

Becoming a foster carer – how do I apply?

Becoming a foster carer. How do I decide who with? Once you’ve decided to foster, the next decision is which agency to foster through. We advise that you do your research and see which fostering agencies operate in your local area. If you live in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Suffolk or Norfolk, you need to make sure … Continue reading Becoming a foster carer – how do I apply?

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Becoming a foster carer – where do I start?

Take that first step.. Nationally, there is a real shortage of foster carers. The situation is no different in Essex, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire where Eastern Fostering Services are looking for families to foster. If you’re reading this, you’ve already taken the first, important step. So what now? Do your research There are lots of independent … Continue reading Becoming a foster carer – where do I start?

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