Welcome to Fostering with Wirral Council

Wirral Council fostering service puts the children who need loving, local foster homes at the heart of everything we do.



Have you got the room in your heart and home? Then you have what it takes to become one of our remarkable foster carers.

It’s a life changing and rewarding experience for both you and the child in your care.

Call our fostering team on 0151 666 4616 for an informal chat or email fosteringadmin@wirral.gov.uk


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Read about some of the experiences of our foster carers

Let's talk fostering

A few of our foster carers talk about their experience of fostering in a selection of written accounts and videos. Could you help change a child's story?


Fostering News, Events & Blog Posts

Here’s where you can keep up to date with fostering related news, events, and blog posts.

Foster carers Julie Robinson tells her fostering story

Julie's fostering story   1.09.22

Foster carer Chris and Rowena

Chris and Rowena's fostering story   10.08.22