Find out about what kinship care is and what type of kinship carer you are.
We have lots of information on the most frequently asked questions.
We can advise anyone who is caring for a relative or friend’s child full time, and anyone thinking about becoming a kinship carer.
Get support on becoming a kinship carer, applying for grants, legal options and much more.
There are many ways to connect with other kinship carers, both remotely and in person.
All the latest information, advice and guidance on COVID-19 for kinship carers.
Whether you’re a family member or friend, taking on care of a child is always complicated, and it’s likely that you’ll need independent advice at some stage of the process.
The first thing to remember is that you’re not alone. Our advice service is here for you if you want to email, call or connect with them on Facebook and they regularly update the website with vital information and advice.
Join our kinship community to hear stories, news and special offers from our partners as well as new services, support groups and other events. You can also get involved in helping us to campaign for recognition and a fairer deal for kinship carers.