Tag Archives: Fostering

Devon foster carers feature in TV advert to encourage others to consider fostering for Devon

The number of children being taken into the care of local authorities has reached a 10-year high.

Posted on: 21 January 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | 2 Comments

North Devon social worker scoops national Fostering Network award

A social worker from North Devon has won a national award for the work she does with foster carers and their families.

Posted on: 5 November 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Funding helps lone asylum seeking children make new lives in Devon

Devon County Council has successfully applied for funding to support unaccompanied children, often fleeing conflict in their native country, who arrive seeking asylum in the UK.

Posted on: 17 January 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Holidays to remember with my foster children

As many families across Devon count down the final days to their annual getaway, foster carer Katherine Page has planned a memorable summer for her three foster children, Anna, Louise and Alice.

Posted on: 11 August 2017 | Posted in: Community

Who cares? People like you, that’s who

Devon County Council is looking for potential foster carers – people who have a spare room in their house, and room in their lives, to help vulnerable young people for a while

Posted on: 8 August 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing