We believe you can foster

If you live in the West Midlands and are interested in fostering a child, we're here to help.

Here at Barnardo's West Midlands Fostering and Short Break 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 online form
  • call us on 0121  550 5271
  • email us at wmfsb@barnardos.org.uk
  • visit our Facebook page
  • write to us at Barnardo's West Midlands Fostering and Short Break Service, Brooklands, Great Cornbow, West Midlands, B63 3AB

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 West Midlands Fostering and Short Break Service, and how we achieve good outcomes for the children in our care. 

OFSTED grade - good