Tag Archives: Private fostering

**EVENT POSTPONED** Professionals urged to attend private fostering event

**This event has been postponed until further notice – we’ll publicise the new date soon!** Do you work in health, education or social care, or with children? Somerset County Council is urging professionals in these fields to attend an event about private fostering to find out what their responsibilities are to privately-fostered children. The event, […]

Do you look after someone else’s child?

Looking after someone else’s child for more than 28 days? Somerset County Council can help and need to know – that is the message from the County Council during national Private Fostering Awareness Week, 7 to 13 July Many people look after other people’s children for a night or a weekend. But if a child […]