Information sessions and Summer Events

Our next online Zoom information meeting is on Tuesday 10 August at 2pm. Register your interest to learn more about fostering with Southwark


Why not come down to one of these events and talk to us about a new career in Fostering:

Saturday 7 August 11am to 7pm Rotherhithe Festival – King George’s Field SE16 7BN
Saturday 4 September 12pm to 5pm Peckham Rye Fete – Peckham Rye SE15 3UA
Sunday 5 September 12pm to 5pm Dulwich Fair (TBC) – Dulwich Park SE21
Saturday 18 September 12pm to 5pm Bermondsey Street Fair – Bermondsey Street SE1
Sunday 19 September Time TBC  Appearing with Neil’s Harmonica Workshop at the Peckham Festival – Bussey Building SE15 4ST

What happens at an information session

  • hear how fostering helps young people
  • talk to experienced foster carers and our great support staff
  • learn what is needed to become a foster carer from our social workers
  • get an insight into what it's like to be a Southwark foster carer
  • ask any questions

How long are information sessions

The online meeting will be 40 minutes (maximum). You can register your interest beforehand.

Information sessions dates

We'll be holding all our information sessions online (via Zoom) until further notice.

Our next online Zoom information meeting is on Tuesday 10 August at 2pm

Fostering information meeting

Join our Zoom meeting

Meeting ID: 913 5635 5998
Passcode: V8zNC7

Please log in 5 minutes beforehand to ensure the session starts on time.

If you have any questions about fostering or the event, email us.

Other information meetings will be held on:

  • Tuesday 10 August at 2pm
  • Wednesday 25 August at 6pm
  • Tuesday 14 September at 2pm
  • Wednesday 29 September at 6pm

You can register your interest. During this time we're also offering 'virtual one to one sessions between Monday and Thursday 9am to 6pm. Fill out the online form to request a callback or to book a one-to-one session.

Fostering sessions

Drop-in sessions are on hold, but feel free to email us. We're happy to do a one to one session with you during working hours, so don't forget to include your phone number and a good time to contact you.

Register your interest in fostering

If you’re interested in fostering, you can also complete our quick enquiry form and a member of our team will contact you. You don't have to complete a form before an information session.

Complete a quick enquiry form

We're pleased to hear from anyone who wishes to foster, but you do need to have a spare room. If you currently don't have a spare room, contact our Family Link team or the Independent visitor scheme.

Page last updated: 02 August 2021

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