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Family Placement Service

Adoption, Fostering, Home from Home (Short Break Scheme), Supported Lodgings, Special Guardianship and Private Fostering

There are many different ways in which you can help children and young people in Slough, from a couple of hours a week through to a lifelong commitment through adoption.

The Family Placement Service in Slough has specialist teams who provide services to meet the needs of children and young people requiring family care.

Whatever your interest may be, there are children and young people in Slough who need your help.

We urgently need carers/adopters from all walks of life and you don't necessarily need any previous experience of caring for children and young people. 

These are the ways that you can help:

  • Adoption
  • Fostering (paid carer)
  • Home from Home - Short Break Scheme
  • Supported Lodgings
  • Special Guardianship
  • Private fostering (unpaid carer)


Who to contact

Family Placement Service
0800 073 0291

Where to go

Slough Family Placement Service
St Martins Place
Bath Road


This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Slough Family Information Service website and Slough Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations