About this service

Barnardo's North West Fostering Service provide placements for children and young people across the North West in Manchester, Liverpool, Lancashire & Cumbria. Children are referred from 22 different local authorities. We provide placements for sibling groups, children with complex needs, children who have experienced multiple loss and rejection. We also provide specialist placements for parent and child fostering and children with harmful sexual behaviours, children at risk of CSE and children with emotional health and wellbeing needs. We have a strong and supportive team of social workers who are highly skilled in family placement.

We can help with


Recruiting, training and supporting foster carers to provide temporary care, day care and short-term placements for children.

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