Sons and daughters month

Sons and Daughters Month is The Fostering Network’s annual campaign to celebrate the vital contribution that the children of foster carers make to foster care. Each October, fostering services across the UK run events and activities to recognise and reward children and young people for the important role they play in welcoming fostered children into […]

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Fostering is a family affair

Choosing to foster is a decision that affects the whole family. During October, the sons and daughters of foster families are celebrated for the significant contribution that they make by welcoming foster children into their families. Some sons and daughters will be sharing their experiences with people interested in fostering at an information event in […]

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Famous writers join judging panel for new fostering writing competition

An inspirational new creative writing competition – developed by the award-winning You Can Foster campaign – will encourage children and young people in foster care and fostering families from all over the North of England to tell their stories and so encourage a new generation of adults to sign up as foster carers. And the […]

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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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