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Private Fostering

7th December 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm GMT

Did you know there are an estimated 8,000 children from overseas living in the UK with somebody else? The recent figures show only 5% are known to local authorities for support. The rest remain invisible.

There are some simple things all professionals can do to identify, safeguard and plan for children from overseas and the UK living in private fostering arrangements in your area.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Identify a private fostering situation
  • Understand the Local Authority’s duties towards privately fostered children
  • Know how to notify about private fostering arrangements
  • Understand the legal framework in relation to Private Fostering


7th December 2016
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm GMT


Newham Private Fostering Team


Newham Dockside
1000 Dockside Road
London, E16 2QU United Kingdom
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Non-attendance Policy

Please note that there is a non-attendance policy currently in place. There will be a charge of £100.00 (£50.00 for half day courses) for non-attendance if cancellation does not occur 5 working days before the event or replaced by another representative from your agency. All charges recuperated will be directed back into the training budget. If you are employed outside of the London Borough of Newham, please provide the name and contact details for your finance team.

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