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Review seeks fairer fees for foster carers

A review is underway as Devon County Council tries to make a complicated fee structure, less complicated and fairer to foster carers

Posted on: 29 March 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | 21 Comments

People encouraged to report their suspicions

Nearly a third (31 per cent) of parents of under 16s, responding to a YouGov survey*, have worried about a child’s welfare, or about abuse or neglect of a child in their local area.

Posted on: 27 March 2018 | Posted in: | No Comments

Urgent need for new adopters in North Devon

Too few adopters in northern Devon is making it difficult to place children within the county, according to a leading adoption service.

Posted on: 23 March 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Highways and social care teams thanked for their round-the-clock efforts

Devon’s highways and social care teams have been thanked for their round-the-clock efforts to keep Devon moving and ensure that the vulnerable received the support they needed.

Posted on: 21 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Care workers continue support despite the severe weather

Care providers have had contingency plans in operation prioritising visits to those most in need and making arrangements with families and carers to ensure continued care where necessary.

Posted on: 19 March 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

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