Affinity Fostering will consider applications to become a foster carer from anyone and firmly believe you can change the world of a child no matter your sexuality or gender identity.
LGBT foster carers (whether single or in relationships) are changing young people's lives every single day. You too could become one of the 7,000 fostering families The Fostering Network estimate are currently needed across the UK.
The fostering process can often seem long, complex and frustrating - but rest-assured this is an experience shared by all prospective foster carers, whether young, old, gay or straight.
An Outstanding agency like Affinity Fostering will be there to hold your hand and guide you through the fostering application process and provide specialist advice to LGBT carers.
Ongoing support will also be provided once a young person has been placed into your care. So please feel confident in contacting us whatever your background.
We'd love to listen to any worries you may have and answer your questions. As long as you can see the potential in every child, and help them reach it, you could be doing something amazing in 2018.
If you think you are ready to become a foster carer then we would love you to consider joining our agency.
Read the Affinity Fostering Ultimate Fostering FAQ or take The Fostering Quiz to find out if you could be right for fostering.
Becoming a foster carer is a big decision, with lots to consider- see some of our frequently asked questions.
Visit our Finance page for Fostering Finance Information, Advice, and our Finance Calculator!