Fostering with Anchor – the start of a rewarding career

We’re Anchor. And we believe that all children should be given safety, stability, and hope. If you’ve got questions about becoming a foster parent, we’re here and ready to chat.

Could you foster?

If you are over the age of 21, have a spare room in your home and have a right to work in the UK, then you meet some of the basic requirements needed to become a foster parent. So, if you’re enthusiastic, up for a challenge and looking for a career that could change your life and the lives of others, then fostering could be for you.


Feedback from our foster families...


“It’s a pleasure to see children thrive.”

“Fostering with Anchor is nothing but a pleasure. It’s great to look after a young person who is growing and thriving every day.”


“The transfer process was really easy.”

“After deciding to transfer, Anchor came out and explained everything. They’ve lived up to all our expectations and more!”


“The support is what we love most about Anchor”

“What we love about Anchor is you can always get support, because all staff are accessible, no matter what level.”

There are more than 80,000 reasons to become a foster parent

Currently there are over 82,000 children in care in the UK. Every child deserves a stable and caring home, join us in making a real difference in their lives. 

At Anchor our drive and commitment is to change lives. As well as everything you’d expect from a fostering agency, we offer comprehensive training, financial reward and support, so we can help more families make a difference to children and young people all over the UK.