Fostering in Durham

Compass Fostering is recognised as one of the most respected independent fostering agencies in the country.

We are actively recruiting foster carers in the Durham area, particularly in Stockton, Hartlepool, Shildon, Bishop Auckland, Stillington, Heighington, Gainford, Darlington and Newton Aycliffe. We have had a fostering presence in the region for over a decade and have an established foster carer base across the county. Our offices are situated in Newton Aycliffe and we have social workers providing support for foster carers throughout County Durham.

Speak to a Foster Carer

Each of our regions have a dedicated foster carer who is available to applicants to contact with any questions they may have about fostering!

Durham’s Foster Carer

Ann Wood is a Foster Carer who lives in Teeside in our North Region, Ann has over 35 years of working with children and her and husband have 4 years of Fostering experience to share.

Fostering Information Events

Learn more about foster care and whether it’s right for you with out live, digital fostering information events.

Upcoming Events

Fostering Information Live Q&A

Fostering Information Live Q&A

Compass Fostering are running a Live Zoom Q&A session for you to learn more about Fostering and have all your Fostering questions answered.Read More »
Fostering Information Live Q&A

Fostering Information Live Q&A

Compass Fostering are running a Live Zoom Q&A session for you to learn more about Fostering and have all your Fostering questions answered.Read More »
Fostering Information Live Q&A

Fostering Information Live Q&A

Compass Fostering are running a Live Zoom Q&A session for you to learn more about Fostering and have all your Fostering questions answered.Read More »
Fostering Information Live Q&A

Fostering Information Live Q&A

Compass Fostering are running a Live Zoom Q&A session for you to learn more about Fostering and have all your Fostering questions answered.Read More »
Fostering Information Live Q&A

Fostering Information Live Q&A

Compass Fostering are running a Live Zoom Q&A session for you to learn more about Fostering and have all your Fostering questions answered.Read More »


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