Fostering

Make a difference to a child's life

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 our friendly team. We'll send an event link when you register by email to say which date you'd like to attend:

  • Thursday 10 February, 10am to midday
  • Monday 28 February, 6pm to 8pm
Fostering team

: 0800 652 1256 (freephone)

: fostering.adoption@thurrock.gov.uk