Allowances and Fees
Fostering allowances for all foster carers are set by the Minister for Children. They represent the maximum that can be paid by us or other independent fostering agencies.More info
When it comes to fostering, FFI values diversity. We believe that it is your personal qualities that count.
You do not need to be married to foster, or in a couple, or straight and you do not have to own your home.
Our carers come from all sorts of backgrounds. However, there are a few essential requirements that you will need to have to become a foster carer in Ireland:
If you would like to see if you are eligible to foster, please complete our short questionnaire below.