Fostering

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Council Tax exemption

Thurrock Council Foster Carers living in Thurrock are exempt from paying council tax.

Join our online fostering events

Whether you're an experienced foster carer or interested in fostering for the first time, you can find out more at one of our online events using Microsoft Teams. After a short presentation you'll have a chance to speak with our foster carers and social workers. We'll send you a Microsoft Teams link when you register by email to say which date you'd like to attend:

  • Friday 10 December, 10am to midday
  • Monday 20 December, 6pm to 8pm
  • Tuesday 4 January, 10am to midday
  • Thursday 20 January, 6pm to 8pm
Fostering team

: 0800 652 1256 (freephone)

: fostering.adoption@thurrock.gov.uk