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Fostering benefits, allowances and resources

There are lots of benefits to fostering with us.


Family using a laptop

Benefits include free leisure cards for the whole family, free internet and computer, and a competitive allowance scheme.

This section will help you find out what's on offer to you as an approved foster carer, including claiming allowances.

Special fostering allowances

Foster carers can claim for special allowances.

Claim for a special allowance

Fostering school clothing allowance

Foster carers can claim payment of the school clothing allowance. This allowance is applicable for all children of school age.

Claim for school clothing allowance

Foster carers holiday allowance

Foster carers can claim for holiday allowance.

Claim foster carer holiday allowance

Fostering annual clothing allowance

Foster carers can claim payment of the annual top-up clothing allowance.

Claim fostering clothing allowance