Foster care allowances

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The Fostering Network

Dear Torbay Borough Council,

Please could you tell me your 2019-20 weekly foster care allowances for all age bands, NOT including any fee/reward element for foster carers?

Please could you tell me your 2019-20 weekly allowances to former foster carers looking after young people in 18+ Staying Put arrangements, broken down by year 1, year 2, and year 3+ if necessary?

Yours faithfully,
Daisy Elliott

Freedom of Information, Torbay Borough Council

Dear Ms Elliott

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August 2019. We are currently processing your request and will contact you
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Information Compliance

Torbay Council

Torquay Town Hall

Castle Circus

Torquay

TQ1 3DR

01803 207177

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The Fostering Network

Dear Torbay Borough Council,

I originally contacted you on the 21st August and am yet to get a response. Please can you answer the following questions:

Please could you tell me your 2019-20 weekly foster care allowances for all age bands, NOT including any fee/reward element for foster carers?

Please could you tell me your 2019-20 weekly allowances to former foster carers looking after young people in 18+ Staying Put arrangements, broken down by year 1, year 2, and year 3+ if necessary?

Yours faithfully,
Daisy Elliott

Freedom of Information, Torbay Borough Council

Dear Ms Elliott,

We are sorry you have not had a response yet, we have chased the department of your behalf.

Kind regards

Information Compliance
Torbay Council
Town Hall
Castle Circus
Torquay
TQ1 3DR

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