Leeds City Council - Archive (Fostering)

2018
16
May
2018
Exceptional people are being sought by Leeds City Council to help change a child’s life forever, by becoming a foster carer and part of one of the UK’s largest fostering teams. Across the UK there is a shortage of foster carers, people who want to...
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06
March
2018
A young child from Leeds has been announced as one of the winners of The Inspiring Stories competition, a new creative writing competition encouraging young children in foster care and birth children of parents who foster, to tell their stories and a...
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06
March
2018
LGBT community invited to discover more about fostering and adopting in Leeds People in Leeds who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) are being invited to find out more about fostering or adopting a child through Leeds City Council an...
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2017
20
September
2017
Leeds children who are in foster care are being encouraged to enter an inspirational new creative writing competition to tell their stories and encourage a new generation of adults to sign up as foster carers. Developed by the award-winning ‘You C...
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14
June
2017
A special event to celebrate Leeds foster carers who care for teenagers and young people takes place tomorrow. The event which has been organised by Leeds City Council is the first of its kind and recognises the support and invaluable commitment f...
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06
January
2017
Child Friendly Leeds ambassadors pulled out all the stops this Christmas to give children who live in foster families across Leeds access to an exciting range of special festive treats and offers. With support from Leeds City Council, businesses a...
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2016
17
May
2016
Exceptional people are being sought by Leeds City Council to help change a child’s life forever, by becoming a foster carer and part of one of the UK’s largest fostering teams. Across the UK there is a shortage of foster carers and Leeds is no dif...
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26
February
2016
People who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) are being invited to find out more about fostering or adopting a child through Leeds City Council. The council is holding its fifth annual adoption and fostering information week from Mon...
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16
February
2016
Leeds City Council is looking for more people who could offer a caring and loving home for children with disabilities. A new campaign to encourage more people to consider fostering children with disabilities has been launched by Leeds City Council...
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2015
08
October
2015
Leeds foster families and care leavers are being invited to spend the day with the stars of Leeds Rhinos at a special celebration event this weekend. As part of Leeds City Council’s commitment to create a child friendly city, the council is offeri...
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25
June
2015
Fostering and adoption services at Leeds City Council are performing well according to a report discussed by council chiefs yesterday. At the meeting of Leeds City Council’s executive board yesterday (Wednesday 24 June), members heard how the coun...
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15
June
2015
People who know about a situation where a child is being looked after by someone who is not a close relative are being urged to let Leeds City Council know about the arrangement to ensure the safety of the child, and that their carers are getting the...
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11
June
2015
Foster care providers from across West Yorkshire got together this week to try to recruit more carers for children who are looked after by local authorities across the region. Over 14 foster care providers joined Leeds City Council at the first di...
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05
June
2015
Foster care providers from across West Yorkshire are joining forces next week to try to recruit more foster carers for children who are looked after by local authorities across the region. There is a shortage of foster carers across West Yorkshire...
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