South & South East


Five Rivers Fostering
South and South East
Unit 3
London Road Office Park
London Road
Phone Number
01722 435765

Established in 1995 to find families for children exiting our residential placements, we provide foster placements for children and young people who are unable to live with their families supported by a highly experienced Fostering Team in Wiltshire and Surrounding areas.


This Fostering service covers the areas around

  • Wiltshire
  • Bournemouth
  • Poole
  • The New Forest
  • Hampshire
  • Dorset

Children and young people currently placed with our fostering service include:

Sibling Groups, children with disabilities, complex health needs and victims of neglect and abuse.

Their ages range from 0 to 18 years old.

We are specifically wanting to recruit carers in the following areas to meet the placement needs of children in the following areas based on our referral information and partnerships with Local Authorities;

  • Melksham
  • Devizes
  • Trowbridge
  • Bournemouth
  • Poole
  • Weymouth
  • Salisbury

  • Dorchester
  • Ringwood
  • Tadley
  • Basingstoke
  • Isle of Wight
  • Eastleigh
  • Reading

The fostering service was recently inspected by our regulatory body, Ofsted, and given the judgement of OUTSTANDING and comments on the report include:

“Promotion, engagement and participation of Foster Carers and young people” alongside “children feeling happy, safe and well cared for”

Our Fostering team is well established and our staff have a range of experiences and knowledge of child protection, family support, crisis intervention and trauma based attachment and child development.

Read the latest Ofsted report

Children in care across South Central & South East

Children in Care 2015: 9,310


7,050 in Foster Placements


5,300 Boys


4,020 Girls


Thinking of joining our local team of Foster Carers?

Become a Foster Carer

Hear it from our Foster Carers:

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