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Interested in fostering?

Become a foster carer with the City of Edinburgh Council and get paid to do a job you’ll love! Top ten reasons to foster with us.

Join our foster carers from across Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife, and the Borders. We have a care scheme to suit you – fostering long or short term.

We need homes for children of all ages, from babies to 18 years. In return we offer training, fees and allowances and 24/7 support.

Have a look at some of our carers’ stories, drop into one of our events or get in touch to find out more.

Already a foster carer with another agency and thinking about tranferring to us? Give us a call on 0131 529 2773 to find out about the support and benefits we can offer you.

Feature videos

Find out more about becoming a foster carer with us by watching the videos below. You can choose individual videos by selecting Playlist in the top left, or press play to watch them all in order.

Download our information pack to find out even more