Issue details

Review of fostering allowances and fees for foster carers

To increase fostering allowances and fees for foster carers so that the Fostering service can recruit and retain sufficient foster carers to meet the needs of children and young people in care.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure and strategic nature / impact on communities;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/10/2020

Decision due: 17 December 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet member children and families

Lead director: Director of Children and Families

Department: Children and Families

Contact: Gill Cox, Head of looked after children Email: Gill.Cox@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432 383738.

Documents

  • Review of fostering allowances and fees for foster carers