Welcome to Sunbeam Fostering

Sunbeam Fostering Agency is one of the largest and most progressive independent foster care agencies in London and the Midlands, providing good quality and innovated family placements to children in care.

Our head office is based in Langley, Berkshire with resource centres to provide support to foster carers and children in Walthamstow, Croydon and Reading.

The Langley (London & South) business is registered with Ofsted and rated Outstanding.

Existing Foster Carers


Select background

Select your Area/Region

Preferred time to call you

* During working hours we will contact you as soon as possible. On out of hours and weekends, it will be the next working day.

Excellence in Fostering Service


Who We Are?

Sunbeam is rated Outstanding by Ofsted. We are a leading independent fostering agency that provides a range of fostering placements to meet the needs of looked after children.

Read More

Fostering Children

Fostering a child is a great service to brighten their future. Fostering is defined as taking temporary parental responsibility for a child outside of your own family.

Read More

Becoming a foster parent

Choosing to become a foster parent and deciding to give something back to society can be a wonderful but often daunting experience with many people not knowing where to start.

Read More

Reasons to join Sunbeam

At Sunbeam we are proud of our standards and the support that we provide to our foster carers. We hope you would like to join the Sunbeam Family.

Read More

Fostering Allowances

Fostering allowances are being paid to all foster carers, as raising & taking care of children can be a costly endeavour and taking care of foster children is no exception.

Read More

Apply Online Now

Please apply online here to become a Foster Carer, Fostering experience will bring you a fruitful career and more importantly a bright future to a child in need.

Apply Now

Latest Fostering News


Information session on fostering on 21st Oct 2016 at Ilford Mosque

Sunbeam Fostering Agency will be attending an information session on fostering on 21st Oct 2016 at Ilford Islamic community centre. We will provide you information on fostering processes, what’s involved and how Sunbeam can help you with your fostering enquiry. Please come and join us for a quick chat. Our recruitment specialist will be there ...

Read More View PDF

Sunbeam is celebrating “Sons and Daughters Week” this week

Sons and daughters play an important role in foster homes. Fostering involves enabling children placed in care to have a positive sense of family – birth children are a key part in creating this positive experience. When a child or young person comes into care, this can be a daunting and lonely experience. Having another ...

Read More View PDF

Sunbeam Midland’s annual summer ‘Fun Day’

The Midland’s annual summer ‘Fun Day’ had a touch of the Olympics this year as carers and children enjoyed getting involved with sports activities such as the sack, three legged and the egg and spoon race. Our  children were delighted to receive medals and certificates for their efforts and the adults were pretty pleased too, ...

Read More View PDF

Quality Assurance


Sunbeam Fostering Agency’s key values are to ensure high quality care is provided to children in our care and foster carer receive excellent support.



Sunbeam’s focus is always the child and young person in our care. We aim to provide children and young people with a positive, safe and high level of support in a family environment.

Placement Team


We have a specific staff team to deal with referrals after 6.30pm. The team includes an out of hours social worker and duty manager.

Sunbeam Fostering Agency

Sunbeam is one of the UK's leading Foster Care Agency with an established reputation for high standards and outstanding support to our foster carers.


NACCC Member of The Fostering Network Member of NAFP     Fosterline    

Our Locations

LANGLEY (London & South - Registered)

Block A, The Courtyard Waterside Drive, Langley, Slough Berkshire. SL3 6EZ

MIDLANDS (Registered Office)

383 Broad Lane Coventry West Midlands CV5 7AX, UK

SOUTH (Resource centre)

South Central, Atlantic House, Imperial Way, Reading, RG2 0TD, UK

15 Years of Fostering
Investors in people
Ofsted Outstanding Fostering Agency