Location: Tyne and Wear

Tyne and Wear urgently needs more foster carers. If you’re considering a career as a foster carer then please review the independent and local authority Tyne and Wear fostering services below. You can contact them via the details on their information pages. Tyne and Wear is a county within the North East of England. The county consists of 5 metropolitan boroughs including the City of Newcastle upon Tyne, the City of Sunderland, Gateshead, North Tyneside and South Tyneside.

Find out more about foster care or becoming a foster carer in Tyne and Wear

If you haven’t done so yet please be sure to read our pages on ‘What is fostering?‘, ‘Who can foster?‘ and ‘Becoming a foster carer‘. If you have any questions about fostering or fostering providers within Tyne and Wear then please reach out to us on our Do Fostering Facebook page. Thank you for visiting our website and for your support.

Do Fostering strives to ensure that our directory information is kept up-to-date and accurate. If you notice any inaccuracies in any of the information provided then please let us know via email.

Local Authority Fostering Service

Together for Children Fostering Sunderland

Tel: 0191 561 2223

Local Authority Fostering Service

Newcastle Fostering Service

Tel: 0191 277 2430

Local Authority Fostering Service

Gateshead Council Fostering Service

Tel: 0191 433 8333

Local Authority Fostering Service

North Tyneside Fostering Service

Tel: 0191 643 8196

Independent Fostering Provider

Team Fostering – North Tyneside

Tel: 0191 257 6806

Local Authority Fostering Service

South Tyneside Fostering Service

Tel: 0191 423 8500

Independent Fostering Provider

Fostering Solutions – Gateshead

Tel: 0191 4874 203

Independent Fostering Provider

Cornerstone North East

Tel: 07535977188

Independent Fostering Provider

The Fostering Company

Tel: 0191 268 6888