We believe you can foster

If you live in Wales and are interested in fostering a child, we're here to help. We cover all areas in Wales including Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, Vale of Glamorgan and Wrexham.

Here at Barnardo's Cymru Fostering Service, 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.

  • fill in our simple enquiry form below
  • email us at [email protected] 
  • call us on 02920 484316
  • visit our Facebook page
  • write to us at:
    Barnardo’s Cymru Adoption and Fostering Services
    Britannia House
    Van Road
    CF83 8GG
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    Foster a child

    There are many different reasons why families start to foster but they all wish to make a difference to the lives of children and young people in care.

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    Brian and Helen's story

    Brian became a full-time foster carer at the age of 60, along with his wife Helen

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    Further reading

    Our statement of purpose gives you detailed information about Barnardo's Cymru Adoption and Fostering Service, and how we achieve good outcomes for the children in our care.