The Fostering Assessment Process
The journey to fostering is different for everyone. It normally takes around 6 months to go through the assessment process, although this largely depends on your personal circumstances.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.