News and Events

Taster day at University of Exeter for CiC

Is your young person considering university? Would they benefit from a taster day at the University of Exeter? We are offering all students in care in years 8-11, from schools based in Devon and Torbay, the chance to experience what … Continue reading

**Children in Care Awards – nominations open**

Do you know a child or young person in care that you think has achieved something brilliant over the past 12 months? Would you like to celebrate their achievement? The annual Devon’s Children in Care Awards are NOW OPEN for … Continue reading

Foster Talk Membership

We have recently started working with Foster Talk to provide independent support to all our foster carers.  Your individual memberships started on the 1st November, and if you haven’t already received your welcome pack you will do soon. You can access … Continue reading

Fostering Devon Newsletters

Click to download past copies of Fostering Devon newsletters: 12 January 2018 21 December 2017 8 December 2017 24 November 2017 10 November 2017 26 October 2017 13 October 2017 29 September 2017 15 September 2017 1 September 2017 18 … Continue reading

Children’s Placement Support Team

If you need help to improve the stability of your foster placement, our Children’s Placement Support Team can offer both crisis and planned interventions. The team is here to support all Fostering Devon carers who are looking after children and … Continue reading

Sarah and John’s story

Sarah and John* have been fostering for us for about 2 ½ years. They have three children of their own, two living at home and one who lives locally. They first became interested in fostering some years ago when Sarah … Continue reading

A Clean Slate

In the third episode of this compelling BBC2 series we hear the contrasting stories of four carers and four children with them. We meet siblings Sonny, Trinity and Marc who have been with their foster carers Nita and David for … Continue reading