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Currently Recruiting new Foster Carers

Generous weekly financial allowance, 24 hour support, 6 week retainer following the end of a placement and 2 weeks paid holiday per year. These are just a few of the benefits of fostering with Child Action Northwest.


Carers' Week

Child Action Northwest supports a wide range of Young Carers who are the main carers for a sick or disabled adult. Helping to give young people a voice.

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Welcome to Child Action Northwest

“Inspiring lives and changing futures”

It’s what we’ve been doing since 1886, in one form or another!

We passionately believe that every child and young person has the right to achieve their full potential, whatever their background or circumstances - and, as a result, we work with over 6000 children, young people and families in the North West of England every year.

We work in the heart of communities – often in partnership with other organisations - to end family cycles of deprivation, drug and alcohol abuse, lack of self-esteem, youth crime, teenage pregnancies and broken families.

As a result, we help to strengthen individuals, families and communities so that children and young people can lead healthy and meaningful lives, with the opportunity to succeed in school, to grow up to enjoy healthy relationships, to have access to training and employment opportunities and to be successful in the world of work.

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Community Based Solutions


Innovative Community and Family Health and Well-being Service that really makes a difference

Whether working with individuals, within family groups or as part of community development and regeneration, children and young People are at the heart of what we do.

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Foster Care


Award winning Foster Care & Supported Lodgings Solutions 

If you are looking to foster then talk to us first, we offer a comprehensive payments and support package, which is amongst the best in the Northwest. Our service has been judged as OUTSTANDING by Ofsted.

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