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Abida and Khalid
Abida and Khalid

We have been working at Shining Stars Fostering Agency since 2016. They are available 24/7 regardless of their busy schedule and always make sure that me, my family and the looked after children are well and happy.

Atiya and Nadeem
Atiya and Nadeem

The support we receive is excellent from our agency, would definitely recommend Shining Star. The support we receive is excellent from our agency, would definitely recommend Shining Star.

Shiraz and Nosheen
Shiraz and Nosheen
“Our experiences with the Shining Stars Fostering have all been positive, and all the staff is very helpful and encouraging. We must add that with the help and commitment from all professionals involved, in working together as a team, we are able to make such positive changes to a young person’s life overall.“
Matilda and Edmir
Matilda and Edmir
“We just want to thank you for all your help in making our Fostering experience so enjoyable. We really appreciate your time to answer all our questions and explaining all that we need to know.  Shining Stars team are all stars. I don’t know how we would manage without their help.“
Yvonne K.
Yvonne K.
“Thank you Shining Stars for recognising my work as a Foster Carer. I am overwhelmed, I feel so appreciated and pleased that me and my daughter can give back when it matters. I have only one regret and it is that we didn’t start earlier. Once again thank you.“

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We are committed to providing and developing services that address and exceed government targets for outcomes for children.

To provide a Fostering Service that is quality driven and changes lives of all those attached to it for the better. We believe in focusing on the security and well-being of children.

Our services seek to allow children and young people to develop and grow within the five key outcome areas of “Every Child Matters”.

  • Be Healthy
  • Stay Safe
  • Enjoy and Achieve
  • Make a Positive Contribution
  • Achieve Economic Well-being

A fostering allowance starting from £425.00 a week for a mainstream child or significantly higher for a child remanded.

Shining Stars Fostering Agency, The Lansdowne Building, Office 131, No 2 Lansdowne Road, Croydon, CR9 2ER, Tel: 020 8263 6260, Mobile: 07830283089 / 07886127826 Email:

Shining Stars Fostering Agency has provision of a range of placement types for children and young people.

Emergency: Same day placements (within 24 hours)

Respite: To give parents a break, or offer additional support.

Solo: Provide care for children and young people whose needs are complex requiring a higher level of support and supervision.

Short Term & Bridging: A child or young person in a bridging placement may be awaiting a more permanent placement.

Long Term: Where the child / young person is expected to remain until independence.

Placements will be made available for mothers and/or fathers and their child, where foster carers can provide support and guidance to parent(s) and help them develop parenting skills.

Remand: Remand Foster Carers look after young people who are remanded by the courts into public care.

Siblings: Sibling placements are for brother and sisters who all are placed together into a foster care household.

Supporting and caring for children and young people deemed to be unaccompanied asylum seekers and where their residency status within the UK is yet to be determined.