Fostering - Find out more at an Information Event

Our Information Events and Drop-In sessions are a chance for you to come along and meet with fostering experts, including foster carers. They'll answer any questions you have and give you all the information, advice and inspiration you need.



Meet the carer drop-ins:

Thursday September 6 - Tesco Extra Drop In, Barrow - 12.30pm to 2.30pm

Friday  Sept 14, 2018 - Costa Coffee, Hindpool Park Barrow -  11.30am to 1.30pm

Friday September 21 - Barrow Library Drop In - 11am to 1pm

Information stands:

Friday September 7 - Tour of Britain Fostering Stand, Barrow town centre - all day

Saturday September 8 - Wellbeing Festival Fostering Stand, Ulverston town centre - 11am to 4pm

Saturday September 22 and Sunday September 23 - Family Fun Weekend and Colour Run, Barrow Park - 10am to 4pm


Fostering information stand:

Saturday August 25 - Millom & Broughton Agricultural Stand, Broughton - 10am to 4pm 


Information stand:

Saturday Sept 15 - Kendal Torchlight Carnival Event - 10am to 4.30pm 

Information event:

Saturday October 6 - Crooklands Hotel, nr Kendal -  starts 1.30pm


Meet the carer drop-ins:

Tuesday September 4 -  Costa Coffee, Washington Square, Workington -  12-2pm

Wednesday September 12 - St Nicholas Centre, Whitehaven - 11am to 1pm

Wednesday September 19 - Costa Coffee, Dunmail Park Shopping Centre, Workington - 11am to 1pm

Tuesday November 6 -  Costa Coffee, Washington Square, Workington -  12-2pm

Information Stand:

Saturday Aug 18  - Harrington Kite Festival  at Bellaport Marina -  11am to 4pm


Meet the carer drop-ins:

  • Costa Coffee, the Lanes, Carlisle, 12pm-2pm:    

    Thursday 27 September, 2018

    Thursday 29 November, 2018

Monday September 17 - The Bridge Cafe, Wordsworth Street, Penrith - 12 to 2pm

Information events:

Saturday September 29 - Cumbria Pride, University of Cumbria, Brampton Road Campus, Carlisle - 12.30pm onwards

Saturday Feb 9, 2019 - Venue TBC -  2-4pm


Please also find details of our events and pop-ups on Facebook, ask us any questions and let us know you're coming.