Fostering

Choosing to foster is one of the most important decisions you will ever make.

Find out about fostering – join us for a one-to-one chat

Monday 23 April, 10am to midday, Angel Café, All Saints Church, Drake Road, Chafford Hundred, RM16 6RZ
Thursday 26 April, 10am to 4pm, Impulse Leisure, Blackshots Lane, Grays, RM16 2JU
Thursday 17 May, 10am to 10pm, intu Lakeside - 2nd floor outside M&S, West Thurrock Way, West Thurrock, RM20 2ZP
Friday 18 May, 9am to 4pm, Grays Market, High Street, Grays, RM17 6LU

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Free fostering training

Courses will be held on the following dates at the Civic Offices, New Road, Grays, RM17 6SL:

  • 6 evenings – every Thursday from 8 to 29 March, and 19 to 26 April, 6pm to 9pm each evening
  • 3 days – 18, 19 and 20 April, 9:30am to 4:30pm each day

Please get in touch to book your place. We look forward to seeing you!

Get in touch

We would love to hear from you if you're interested in fostering a child in Thurrock.
Send us your details using the form below and we'll get back to you!

You can also phone or email if you'd like to find out more.

Fostering team

: 0800 652 1256 (freephone)

: fostering.adoption@thurrock.gov.uk

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