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Fostering in Bournemouth

Blue Sky Fostering started in 2005 to help address the shortage of foster cares in the area. Since then, we have continued to grow, becoming established enough to provide security but still personal enough to provide our foster carers with as much help and support through their foster role.

It is thanks to our foster carers in Bournemouth and the rest of the South of England that we can continue to provide this service to such as high standard and as such have been recognised by Ofsted as “Outstanding”. Join our foster care team to positively help a local child through a tough time in their life.

Could you provide foster care in Bournemouth?

We are always looking for foster carers within Dorset in the Bournemouth, Poole and Ringwood areas in particular from a range of backgrounds. To make it as easy as possible for the child we try to give them a home that reflects their own background so we require carers from all religions and cultures.

All we ask is that our carers match the following criteria:

Why choose Blue Sky Fostering?

Here at Blue Sky Fostering we recognise that fostering can be highly demanding, however we ensure that when you foster in Bournemouth you and your foster child will be provided with all the support you need.

Every one of our foster carers and foster children are treated as individuals and we strive to bring out the best in each person by providing outstanding standards of support so our carers can in turn provide outstanding levels of foster care.

By joining the Blue Sky Fostering team you will receive a professional, friendly and supportive service in addition to a whole host of other benefits:


What Our Foster Carers Say

“We are so pleased with the service we get from Blue Sky. The promise we were given has been kept. There is always someone at the end of the phone to speak to if needed, whether or not they have the answer straight away, it makes such a difference.”
“I have found the training to be both informative and enjoyable. It has always been delivered in a relaxed and structured form, which makes people feel comfortable and valued.”

Join our Bournemouth fostering team

Call us today on 0845 4503519 or enquire online to find out more about fostering in Bournemouth and if it is the right career for you. Alternatively, why not come along to one of our free information evenings, giving you the opportunity to hear first-hand advice from our Blue Sky carers.

About Bournemouth

Bournemouth is a coastal city with lots of fun activities for yourself and your foster child. Spend the weekend at Bournemouth’s award-winning beaches or venture into rural Dorset to explore the rolling hills and countryside.  

With annual beach festivals such as the Bournemouth Air Festival, Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival and the Bournemouth Wheels Festival in the summer months and an impressive Christmas market in the Winter.

Bournemouth’s BIC Centre and Pavilion regularly have popular acts and theatre and is also close to the Mayflower Theatre where you can see several musicals that play in the West End.

Bournemouth also has good connections to the rest of the country as well as its own airport for longer trips away. Do something amazing by fostering a child in Bournemouth!  

Contact Blue Sky Fostering Bournemouth

Call BSF: 0845 450 3519 (calls to this number cost 2p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge)

Send an online enquiry

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