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Fostering and adoption

Futures for Families

Futures for Families provides a rapid response to children and families in crisis who need support to prevent family breakdown.


Adoption can make a real difference to a child's life, giving them a family who will love and support them, and help them to grow and achieve.


Fostering offers children a safe, secure, and stable environment to grow up. Could you help?

Private fostering

Information on private fostering in Middlesbrough and how to recognise a private fostering arrangement.

Supported lodgings

If you have a spare room and want to make a positive difference to a young person, then we want to hear from you.