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Children and young people need to be looked after by
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council is for all sorts of
reasons. Some children and young people may have been
neglected or harmed by their families, their parents may need
help with specific family difficulties, or a parent could become
ill suddenly, or be taken into custody.

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Take a look at our stories and find out more about what fostering means for children near you.



If you'd like the opportunity to chat with someone about fostering there are information events across the region. To find one near you take a look at our events page.



There are many different types of fostering, there may even one that appeals to you, find out more.

Are you Interested in becoming a foster carer?