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Explore fostering from a Christian perspective


Alisdair Longwill recently interviewed Steve Cresswell, a Family Support Worker with the Fostering Recruitment Team at Gloucestershire County Council to find out how Christians in our local churches might get involved in fostering.

Watch the video below:


Steve Cresswell Interview from West of England Baptists on Vimeo.


Forthcoming Information Sessions in Gloucestershire –  ‘Explore fostering from a Christian perspective’.  You are warmly invited to attend:


SATURDAY 27TH APRIL 2019 – 10A.M. TO 12P.M. (Cheltenham churches)

Venue:- C3 Church, The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN.

MONDAY 24TH JUNE 2019 – 7P.M. TO 9P.M. (Cirencester churches)

Venue:- Cirencester Baptist Church, Chesterton Lane, Cirencester, GL7 1YE.

THURSDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER 2019 – 7P.M. TO 9P.M. (Stroud/Stonehouse churches)

Venue:- tbc

SATURDAY 16TH NOVEMBER 2019 – 10A.M. TO 12P.M. (Gorsley/Newent churches)

Venue:- Glebe Chapel, Newent Community Centre, Ross Road, Newent, GL18 1BD.


If you’d like to find out more about this please follow the link: https://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/fostering/

Other counties will have similar opportunities for you to explore.

For wider information please check out the ‘Home for Good’ website: homeforgood.org.uk


Posted by Alex Drew