Fostering events

Wiltshire Council holds fostering events and online information sessions for people considering fostering.

Come and see us at The Shires, Trowbridge

If you would like to find out more about fostering, come and see us at The Shires, Trowbridge. Our foster carer, Ian, will be there to share his fostering experience and will be able to give an idea of what fostering looks like in real life.

Venue: The Shires, Trowbridge
Date: Saturday 21 January
Time: 10am - 3pm

Join us online - bring a cuppa and your questions

Drop-in to our online Teams session for those wanting to speak to the fostering team or a foster carer.  We'll be able to answer all your fostering queries and foster carer, Steve, will be happy to share his experience as a foster carer.

Date: Tuesday 31 January
Time: 6pm - 7pm
Join us on Microsoft Teams

This online event will be broadcast on Microsoft Teams, if you do not have Microsoft Teams please download the app prior to the event.  Microsoft Teams app is free to download.

If you've ever thought about becoming a foster carer and would like more information, you can also contact Wiltshire Council's fostering team by email at, by phone on 0800 169 6321, or you can Find us on Facebook. You can also text 'foster' to 60002.

Foster carer, Michelle, said:

For me, seeing my young person coming here and experiencing different things that we do is a real pleasure, I look forward to her coming and I enjoy her company.

Register your interest

Register your interest and find out more about becoming a foster carer with Wiltshire Council.

Register your interest