Register for communities

As a foster carer, you have acesss to Link Maker's community feature. Community features allow you to find others for support and friendship. Your community profile will be available only to other adoptive or fostering families (and families-to-be) who have been verified by Link Maker with their agency.

If you are a foster carer and wish to be involved in finding fostering placements using Link Maker, your agency will be able to issue you and invitation.

Usernames must be between 5 and 16 characters

Enter a name to be used across the community.


Passwords must be at least 10 characters and contain both letters and numbers

Your PIN should consist of 4 non-consecutive numbers, 3 of which must not be repeated

You must have adopted, fostered or be in the process of adopting or fostering, with a UK adoption LA/agency, and these details will need verifying before full access is granted.

Please choose below an agency that will be able to confirm this. This may be your approving agency, or a local authority that has placed children with you.

If you remember your social worker's details please add them - this may help us to verify your details.

Review Link Maker's Acceptable use policy and our Privacy policy