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Fostering in Northern Ireland

Help transform a life

We believe you can foster

If you live in Northern Ireland and are interested in fostering a child, we're here to help.

Here at Barnardo's Professional Fostering Northern Ireland, our team of dedicated social workers will support you throughout the whole of your fostering journey.

The rewards are huge. Knowing you've made a difference to a vulnerable child's life is something that will stay with you forever.

Get in touch

We can talk you through the fostering process and answer all your questions.

Find out more

For more information on fostering with Barnardo's, see our Foster a child page.

Further reading

Our statement of purpose (see below) gives you detailed information about Barnardo's Professional Fostering Northern Ireland, and how we achieve good outcomes for the children in our care.