Foster Carer Stories
We understand that there is no one better to tell you about fostering than real-life foster carers themselves. We have over 500 foster carers across England, Scotland and Wales and here are just a handful of their fostering stories.
You can filter our foster carer stories by location or topic – or just click on the stories below.
“I have become a foster grandmother”
Beverley – TACT Foster Carer since 2019 London and the South East Before I became a full-time foster carer, I… Read more »
“To know that you are changing a life is priceless”
Sarah and Richard – TACT foster carers since 2016 Yorkshire I left a retail manager’s position in a food shop… Read more »
“It fills you with pride seeing the difference you are making”
Michaela – TACT foster carer since 2015 Yorkshire Ever since I was a child, I have always been a caring… Read more »
“We couldn’t imagine life without each other”
Ruth – TACT foster carer since 2018 Scotland Fostering wasn’t something I had ever thought about. Back in 2014, my… Read more »
“Being fostered with each other helped them settle”
Elaine – TACT Foster Carer since 2018 West Midlands My husband and I love teenagers and we had plenty of… Read more »