Somebody Else's Child
Somebody Else's Child - If you are caring for a child for 28 days or more, you are required to notify your local council.
Private fostering is when a child under the age of 16 (under 18 if disabled) is cared for by someone who is not their parent or a 'close relative'.
The website offers information and guidance as to what you are required to do if you are a looking after a child for more than 28 days.
- legal requirements as a private foster carer;
- what benefits you maybe entitled to; and
- your legal duty to inform your council.
For more information please visit website.
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