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Fostering information events

If you're interested in becoming a foster carer or supported lodgings carer through Lewisham Council, you are welcome to join one of our online events where we provide information and take questions on the process.

Come along to an event to help you decide if fostering or supported lodging is right for you and your family.

Find out about:

  • different types of fostering or supported lodging
  • the qualities you need
  • children and young people that need fostering or supported lodging
  • myths around fostering and supported lodging
  • the requirements to become a foster carer or supported lodgings carer
  • the financial and other support you would receive
  • the application and approval process to become a carer.


  • Tuesday 20th April
  • Tuesday 11th May
  • Tuesday 25th May
  • Tuesday 8th June
  • Tuesday 22nd June
  • Tuesday 6th July
  • Tuesday 20th July
  • Tuesday 3rd August
  • Tuesday 17th August
  • Tuesday 7th September
  • Tuesday 21st September

All events from 11-12.30 on Microsoft Teams.

Booking information

The information events will be on Microsoft Teams which can be accessed via the internet or an app. Please request a meeting link for your preferred date by emailing fosteringrecruitment@lewisham.gov.uk or calling 0800 015 0129 (freephone).

Suitable for:

  • Adults