General information on the Fostering scheme
Who are the children who require foster care?
What is the difference between fostering and adoption?
Can I adopt my foster child?
How long does a foster child usually stay with a foster family?
Where is the greatest need for foster parents now?
Application Eligibility and Process
Being a Foster Parent
What do foster parents do?
What will be expected of me as a foster parent?
Is there a limit to the number of foster children I can take on or the number of years I can be a foster parent?
Are there religious guidelines on fostering that Muslim foster parents can refer to?
Can the foster child travel with their foster families?
I spank my children if they misbehave. Can I spank my foster child too, since I am caring for them?
What if I can’t cope with the behaviour of a foster child or if the foster child cannot fit into my family?
How do I help a foster child who might be traumatised or who may have emotional problems?
What if I love my foster child too much to let go?
Support from MSF
What services and support will I receive as a foster parent with MSF?
How does MSF help the foster child make the transition when returning to his or her natural parents?
How to Reach Us
How do I find out more information about the scheme?