Information and contact details for VSK’s Participation and Engagement Team can be found here..
Information about Kent’s Fostering Service and useful information for carers can be found here..
A private fostering arrangement occurs when a child under 16 (or 18 if the child is disabled) is cared for and lives with an adult who is not a relative for 28 days or more..
Every Child in Care should have a savings account and two options are currently available..
Useful information around transition to Post16 and the options available..
All children taken into care will be given an Independent Reviewing Officer (IRO) whose job is to make sure that the care plan meets the child’s needs and that we are doing everything we should as the Corporate Parent..
Find out about the role and responsibilities of Kent’s Corporate Parenting Panel..