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Could you provide a loving home? LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week

Have you ever considered fostering or adoption? Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people in Plymouth are being encouraged by Plymouth City Council’s Fostering and Adoption Service to consider becoming adopters and foster carers. There are currently more than 400 children and young people in care and the council is supporting LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week, […]

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Plymouth increases efforts to recruit foster carers and adoptive parents in run up to Christmas

Plymouth City Council is stepping up its efforts to attract more people in the city to become foster carers or to adopt. The Council is giving a boost to its foster carer recruitment campaign, which will include a group of looked after children who are recording a Christmas radio message thanking everyone who made an […]


Plymouth supports LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week

As part of its ongoing work to ensure more children are placed in loving, stable homes, Plymouth City Council is supporting LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week (Monday 5 to Sunday 11 March). The Council is particularly looking for homes for older children and brothers and sisters. One in ten adoptions in England in 2017 were […]


More than half of the children awaiting adoption in the south west are in sibling groups

57 percent of the children in the South West waiting for adoptive families are brothers and sisters in groups of two or more according to new information published today to mark National Adoption Week (16-22 October). Figures from national adoption information service, First4Adoption, based on the latest government information, show that sibling groups wait longer […]


Plymouth City Council supports LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week

Plymouth City Council is aiming to raise the need for more people to come forward and offer a vulnerable a child a loving home as part of national LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week. There are currently more than 403 children and young people in care and the City Council is supporting the awareness week from […]