Types of fostering


We provide a wide range of fostering placement options and services for children and young people of all ages. All placements are tailored to the specific needs of a child. These include those with additional needs or significant safeguarding issues.


Respite placement

Short term placement

Long term placement

Unaccompanied minor placements

Therapeutic placement

Emergency placements

Parent and child placements

Bridging placements

Intensive foster placements

Permanent placements

Get in touch

To find out more about any of our fostering options, please get in touch

This information will only be used to process your expression of interest within AFA as a potential foster carer and will not be shared with any 3rd party.

Already a foster carer?

We’d love to hear from experienced foster carers too. Find out more about transferring fostering agency.