Foster Care Allowances

The Fostering Network made this Freedom of Information request to Sefton Borough Council

Automatic anti-spam measures are in place for this older request. Please let us know if a further response is expected or if you are having trouble responding.

The request was successful.

The Fostering Network

Dear Sefton Borough Council,

Please could you tell me your 2021-22 weekly foster care allowances for all age bands, NOT including any fee/reward element for foster carers.

Please detail any allowances that ALL foster carers can claim in addition to their weekly allowance, e.g. holiday allowance or mileage.

Please could you tell me your 2021-22 weekly allowances for 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,

Holly Barnes

Information, Sefton Borough Council

Thank-you for email,

 

If your email concerns something other than a Freedom of Information
request the email account holders will relay this to the relevant Council
Officer.

 

If your e-mail concerns a Freedom of Information request, then please let
this response act as an acknowledgement of your request. The Council aims
to provide you with a response within the FOI Act statutory limit of
twenty working days. The 20 days starts from the first working day after
your request has been received.

 

The provision of requested information is subject to the information not
being exempt under the Act or containing reference to third parties.

 

o If there is any denial or redaction of the requested information we will
contact you to explain.

o There is a possibility that certain questions may attract a cost for the
requestor. This will be considered and you will be informed if a charge is
payable.

o Were there to be a problem in supplying your requested information, we
will contact you for clarification, or discuss the issues.

 

If you require further information on Freedom of Information Requests
generally we suggest you visit the Information Commissioners website or
ring their advice line.

 

Kind regards

This message is intended for named addressees only and may contain
confidential, privileged or commercially sensitive information. If you are
not a named addressee and this message has come to you in error you must
not copy, distribute or take any action on its content. Please return the
message to the sender by replying to it immediately and then delete it
from your computer and destroy any copies of it.

All e-mail communications sent to or from Sefton Metropolitan Borough
Council may be subject to recording and / or monitoring in accordance with
current legislation.

This message does not create or vary any contractual relationship between
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council and you.

Internet e-mail is not a 100% secure communication medium and Sefton
Metropolitan Borough Council does not accept responsibility for changes
made to this message after it was sent.

Whilst all reasonable care has been taken to ensure that this message is
virus-free, it is the recipient's responsibility to carry out virus checks
as appropriate and ensure that the onward transmission, opening or use of
this message and any attachments will not adversely affect their systems
or data. Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council does not accept any
responsibility in this regard.

Sefton Council, Sefton Borough Council

Information request
Our reference: 6765594

show quoted sections

Sefton Council, Sefton Borough Council

1 Attachment

Information request
Our reference: 6765594

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

 
Dear Ms Barnes
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 24 June 2021.
 
Please find attached our response to your request.
 
Yours sincerely
 
Kayleigh Hogg
 
 
NOTE: Please do not edit the subject line when replying to this email.