Find out how you can take that first step toward adoption

Find out more about the new adoption service for west Cheshire at a pop-up shop taking place at Storyhouse in Chester on Wednesday 6 September, 10am – 3pm. Together for adoption is the new organisation which supports anyone interested in taking those first steps towards adoption as well as supporting families once they have completed […]

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Together for adoption is coming

A new way of helping people who want to adopt is coming. Together for adoption is the new service which will offer children and families in the region the support and guidance they need throughout the adoption journey. It brings together the adoption services for five local authorities – Cheshire West and Chester Council, Halton […]

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Cheshire West foster carer receives an MBE

Foster carer Jacqueline Rowbottom (Jacqui) has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2017.  Jacqui has fostered with the Council for over 43 years, caring for children and young people for both long term and short term placements, as well as providing emergency respite care to children and their carers for a day […]

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Cheshire West join Cheshire East at the Royal County Show

Did you see us at the Royal County Show this month? We joined Cheshire East to promote fostering by chatting with the public and giving out information. We were lucky to be joined by one of Cheshire West’s foster carers who approached people who came by our stand, giving her personal experiences of being a […]

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Foster Care Fortnight tea party & long service awards

Long-service awards for Council’s foster carers Over 50 of the Council’s foster carers came together at a tea party held in Chester, during Foster Care Fortnight*.  The event celebrated the amazing work that foster carers do for children in the care of Cheshire West and Chester Council. During the event, long-service awards were given to […]

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