Compass Fostering North

We are currently looking for foster carers in the North of England and Wales.

Compass Fostering North have foster carers across the whole of the North of England and North of Wales, with five bases. Our last Ofsted inspection was conducted in March 2018, with an overall rating of ‘Good’.

We are proud that we currently care for over 306 children throughout our region. Improving their outcomes & developing individual care plans to provide stability, social, health and educational achievement.

Compass Fostering North currently have around 248 foster carers working tireless to provide a loving, supportive environment for the children in their care.

Training & Support

We have monthly support groups in

St Helens • Doncaster • Hull • North East Cheshire • Lancashire • Liverpool • Manchester • North Wales

Our current training venues are in

Burnley • Bolton • Manchester • Liverpool Bradford • Doncaster Hull • Denbighshire Newton Aycliffe
• Chester • North Wales

Our Offices


Larkhill House, 160 St George’s Road, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 2NZ

01204 399 514


Hope Park Business Centre, Hope Park, Bradford, BD5 8HH

01274 288 117


Suite 209, Business First, Davyfield Road, Blackburn, BB1 2QY

01254 958 993

Newton Aycliffe

Office 1a Block 2, 1st Flr Bede House, St Cuthberts Way, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6DX

01325 952 100


Unit 3, Blackwood Business Park, Ash Road South, Wrexham, LL13 9UG

01325 952 100

Meet our senior team

Joyce Salmon
Head of Fostering
Alison Gregory
Operations Manager
Lorraine Elliott
Senior Operations Manager
Karen Foster
Operations Manager

Learn more about fostering in the North

If you want to find out more about how to become a foster carer, fill out the form on this page. We will send you an info pack which is packed with all the information you need to start your fostering journey with Compass.

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