Dear Manchester City Council,

Please would you answer the following questions about fostering placements:

1. How many approved fostering placements did your local authority have as at 31 March 2018?

2. How many of the above were family and friends placements?

3. What is your current weekly fostering allowance fee for children aged 5-11 years old?

4. Please detail any additional allowances (type and amount) that your local authority offers including skills payments

5. Please detail the criteria for carers to qualify for any additional allowances details in question 4

Yours faithfully,

Susan Reid

Information Compliance, Manchester City Council

Dear Ms Reid
Re: Request for Information - Reference No: CHS/BFBJJ5
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From: Susan Reid <[4][FOI #599276 email]>
Date: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 at 14:50
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Information about fostering
placements
To: FOI requests at MCC <[5][MCC request email]>

Dear Manchester City Council,

Please would you answer the following questions about fostering
placements:

1. How many approved fostering placements did your local authority have as
at 31 March 2018?

2. How many of the above were family and friends placements?

3. What is your current weekly fostering allowance fee for children aged
5-11 years old?

4. Please detail any additional allowances (type and amount) that your
local authority offers including skills payments

5. Please detail the criteria for carers to qualify for any additional
allowances details in question 4

Yours faithfully,

Susan Reid

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Dear Susan Reid
Please find attached the Council's response to your request.
  Colleen Murphy 
  Interim Head of Service  

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