Foster care allowances

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Dear Stirling Council,

Please could you tell me your 2018-19 weekly foster care allowances for all age bands, NOT including any fee/reward element for foster carers.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Robert Cann

FOI, Stirling Council

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CorporateFOI, Stirling Council

Dear Robert Cann,

 

I refer to your above request under the Freedom of Information (Scotland)
Act 2002, which was logged by us as FOI/11856.

                                                                   

The following information has been provided in response to your request.

 

Please could you tell me your 2018-19 weekly foster care allowances for 
all age bands, NOT including any fee/reward element for foster carers.

 

Allowance                          Weekly Rate

0-4 years                              £134.40

5-10 year                             £153.09

11-15 years                         £190.58

16+                                         £231.79

 

Please note: allowances have not increased since 2015-16

 

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