Why Foster in the South West?

Our foster carers come from many different backgrounds and circumstances. What they all have in common is the knowledge that giving a child the stability and warmth of family life is one of the most rewarding things you can do.

Why Compass?

At Compass, we look after carers as well as children and when you join us you become part of a welcoming supportive community of professionals. From the minute you make contact with us, our experienced team will listen to you and assist you and your family every step of the way.

If you’re over 21 and have a spare room which could be used solely for fostering, please fill in our quick contact form on the right.

One Size Does Not Fit All

Every child is different – and so is every foster carer. Children’s needs vary greatly and at Compass we understand that yours do, too. As an independent fostering agency, our foster carers come from many different backgrounds and circumstances. The one thing they all have in common is knowing that giving a child the stability and warmth of family life is one of the most rewarding things you can do.

When you join Compass Fostering, you become part of a welcoming, supportive community of professionals. From the minute you make contact, our experienced team will listen to you and support you and your family every step of the way. Each Compass Fostering foster carer has 24/7 support from local staff who get to know you, your family and the young people you are looking after.

Begin Your Fostering Journey

Haven’t Got a Spare Room?

You might still have the skills that would be perfect for working in our residential children’s homes. We have a number of full-time and part-time roles available within our residential service. Click here to learn more.