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Our Customer Service opening hours are 8.45am - 4.45pm, Monday to Friday. The Payment Centre hours are 9am - 4.15pm, with only credit/debit card payments (not cash) between 1pm and 2pm. 

Live chat: If you cannot find what you're looking for, or need help completing an online form, our Customer Service Officers are available on live chat between 8.45am- 4.45pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays). Live chat 

Children and families

Enquire now to be a foster carer

Contact our team in confidence about becoming a foster carer. Call us on 0141 577 8300 or submit the online form.

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Call us on 0141 577 8300. The line is open Monday to Thursday 8.45am to 4.45pm and Friday 8.45 am to 3.55pm.


Complete the online form below and a member of our team will contact you shortly.

iCM Form
  1. About you
  2. Are you over the age of 21? *
  3. Do you smoke or does any other member of your household smoke? *
  4. Questions
  5. Please read the following statement: I/we would like a social worker to call to provide further information on fostering. I/we agree that by submitting this form our details can be placed on East Renfrewshire Council’s computerised information system. I/we understand that this process will automatically inform East Renfrewshire Council (ERC) of any previous contact I/we have had with ERC’s Health and Social Care Partnership. I am/we are enquiring as an individual/couple and by submitting this form understand that both adults are giving consent.

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