Tag Archives: Councillor James McInnes

#SupportAdoption

Could you be a parent to a vulnerable child?

There is currently a misconception across Devon that there are no children waiting for adoption, but this just is not true. We know there are a number of adopters out there who are waiting to be matched to the right child or children for them, and a key priority of ours is to find them the children they are looking for.

Posted on: 17 October 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Devon schools above national average on all public exams

Pupils in Devon schools continue to do better than their colleagues in tests right through their primary and secondary careers – despite being amongst the worst funded in the country.

Posted on: 9 November 2015 | Posted in: Education

Call for potential parents who want to adopt to consider fostering first

Babies and children, who are likely to be adopted, can wait months in foster care sometimes moving from carer to carer. Devon County Council is calling for potential parents who want to adopt to consider fostering first under new plans to help reduce disruption to children in care

Posted on: 5 October 2015 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing