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Find out more about becoming a foster carer at one of our fostering information sessions.

Be the Best Foster Carer with Torbay!

We need a wide range of people who could foster children. Do you have time and space in your life to help a child grow and thrive?

With our training and support your passion to help children can become a reality.

Fostering Information Sessions

If you would like to find out more information on becoming a Foster Carer with Torbay Council please come along to one of our Fostering Information Sessions where you will have a chance to find out more about becoming a Foster Carer for Torbay Council. The sessions run from 5:30pm to 6:45pm via Microsoft Teams.

Book a place

To be confirmed via Microsoft Teams

Book onto an information session
Date Day Time MS Teams Link
20 March Wednesday 5:30pm Click here to join meeting
28 March Thursday 4pm Click here to join meeting
16 April Tuesday 5:30pm Click here to join meeting
22 April Monday 5:30pm Click here to join meeting
Fostering events 2024
Day and date Time Event Location
Saturday 16 March 11am to 1pm Brixham Library, Market Street, Brixham, TQ5 8EU
Saturday 23 March 11am to 1pm Newton Abbot Library, Market Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2RJ
Saturday 30 March 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Saturday 6 April 11am to 1pm Churston Library, Broadsands Road, Paignton, TQ4 6LL
Saturday 13 April 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Wednesday 17 April 11am to 1pm Torquay Library, Lymington Road, Torquay, TQ1 3DT
Saturday 20 April 11am to 1pm Brixham Library, Market Street, Brixham, TQ5 8EU
Saturday 27 April 11am to 1pm Newton Abbot Library, Market Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2RJ
Wednesday 8 May 11am to 1pm Brixham Town Centre (opposite Tesco)
Saturday 11 May 11am to 1pm Brixham Library, Market Street, Brixham, TQ5 8EU
Monday 13 May 11am to 1pm Brixham Library, Market Street, Brixham, TQ5 8EU
Tuesday 14 May 11am to 1pm Torquay Library, Lymington Road, Torquay, TQ1 3DT
Thursday 16 May 8am to 6pm Devon County Show Westpoint
Friday 17 May 8am to 6pm Devon County Show Westpoint
Saturday 18 May 8am to 6pm Devon County Show Westpoint
Tuesday 21 May 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Wednesday 22 May 11am to 1pm Torquay Town Centre (outside Primark)
Thursday 23 May 11am to 1pm Brixham Town Centre (opposite Tesco)
Friday 24 May 11am to 1pm Newton Abbot Library, Market Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2RJ
Saturday 25 May 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Wednesday 29 May 11am to 1pm Paignton Town Centre (outside Natwest)
Saturday 1 June 8am to 6pm Torbay Air Show Paignton Green
Thursday 6 June 11am to 1pm Torquay Town Centre (outside Primark)
Thursday 20 June 11am to 1pm Brixham Town Centre (opposite Tesco)
Saturday 22 June 10am to 4pm Armed Forces Day Paignton Green
Sunday 23 June 10am to 4pm Caribbean Family Fun Day Lupton House, Brixham
Thursday 27 June 11am to 1pm Paignton Town Centre (outside Natwest)
Wednesday 3 July 11am to 1pm Torquay Town Centre (outside Primark)
Sunday 7 July 10am to 4pm Galmpton Gooseberry Pie Fair
Friday 12 July 11am to 1pm Brixham Town Centre (opposite Tesco)
Saturday 13 July 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Thursday 18 July 11am to 1pm Paignton Town Centre (outside Natwest)
Thursday 25 July 11am to 1pm Torquay Town Centre (outside Primark)
Thursday 1 August 11am to 1pm Brixham Town Centre (opposite Tesco)
Saturday 10 August 9am to 4pm Newton Abbot Country Show Newton Abbot Racecourse
Wednesday 21 August 11am to 1pm Torquay Town Centre (outside Primark)
Sunday 25 August 9am to 4pm Lions Club Community Fun Day Youngs Park, Goodrington
Saturday 7 September 9am to 4pm Torbay Pride Torre Abbey Meadow
Thursday 12 September 11am to 1pm Brixham Town Centre (opposite Tesco)
Thursday 19 September 11am to 1pm Paignton Town Centre (outside Natwest)
Wednesday 25 September 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Saturday 28 September 11am to 1pm Newton Abbot Library, Market Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2RJ
Saturday 5 October 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Saturday 12 October 11am to 1pm Torquay Library, Lymington Road, Torquay, TQ1 3DT
Saturday 19 October 11am to 1pm Brixham Library, Market Street, Brixham, TQ5 8EU
Saturday 26 October 11am to 1pm Churston Library, Broadsands Road, Paignton, TQ4 6LL
Saturday 2 November 11am to 1pm Newton Abbot Library, Market Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2RJ
Saturday 16 November 11am to 1pm Paignton Library, Great Western Road, Paignton, TQ4 5AG
Saturday 30 November 11am to 1pm Torquay Library, Lymington Road, Torquay, TQ1 3DT

We are present on various social media outlets - including X/Twitter, Facebook and local press. So look out for us. 

If you have any ideas of how to support us, we welcome your ideas!

For more information on fostering or one of our events please contact us.

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