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#Children

Foster care fortnight advert
Fostering Moments to last a lifetime
13 May 2024

Today is the start of Foster Care Fortnight™ and North Lincolnshire Council’s fostering team invite you to celebrate with them…

Let's Get Ready for School event 2024 - Saturday 11 May, 10am to 3pm at Scunthorpe Central.
Let’s Get Ready for School annual event is back next month
22 April 2024

Is your child starting primary school in September this year? Families can prepare for this monumental event together at this…

A row of smiling children holding onto the side of a swiming pool
Budget 2024 – Hundreds of young people enjoy free Easter...
19 April 2024

More than 1,500 fun free swims took place across the six pools in North Lincolnshire during the Easter break. It…

Daisy Chains and Poppy Fields recruitment
Build your future and make learning look like child’s play
16 April 2024

Two popular Scunthorpe nurseries are looking for creative thinkers and big dreamers with a heart of gold who love spending…

Join us and celebrate Foster Care Fortnight
Celebrate fostering moments with us for Foster Care Fortnight in...
11 April 2024

It is Foster Care Fortnight™ next month and North Lincolnshire Council’s fostering team invite you to celebrate with them in…

Make a difference. Become a Short Breaks+ foster carer.
Do something outstanding – be a Short Breaks+ foster carer
25 March 2024

Become one of our wonderful team of Short Breaks+ foster carers by opening up your home and heart to local…

Cllr Rob Waltham, Cllr Julie Reed, the fostering team and foster carers at Hirst Priory.
A celebration day for all our foster carers – championing...
22 March 2024

North Lincolnshire foster carers were celebrated and thanked last week at an event at Hirst Priory. The fostering team, supported…

Left to right: Heidi Blakey, Josh Robertson, Michael Clunan, Cllr Julie Reed, Glyn Sparks, Emma Johnson, Joanne Wilson and Michael Kelly
Scunthorpe United F.C.’s latest signing pledges their support...
5 March 2024

Scunthorpe United’s latest sign-up is that of joining North Lincolnshire Council’s Fostering Friendly Scheme, supporting, and championing fostering in the…

A group of smiling people line dup with Karen Pavey in the centre
North Lincolnshire shines again: Outstanding support for care...
28 February 2024

North Lincolnshire continues to excel in the support for young people – with glowing praise from Ofsted for the exceptional…

Live Chat with your Fostering Team. Ask about fostering, supported lodgings or being fostering friendly today.
Could you be one question away from making a huge difference to...
12 February 2024

New technology means anyone interested in fostering can now talk straight away to a trained adviser via a chat hotline.…

Harley Young Racing in a Kart
Young person championing fostering is rewarded with Formula One...
13 December 2023

Fifteen-year-old karting racer Harley Young of HY Racing, recently won the children who foster award at the North Lincolnshire Council’s…

Make a difference, Join our Fostering Family this Christmas. Snowflakes, a christmas tree and illustrated children in the background of the image.
Give the brightest gift this year and become fostering friendly...
1 December 2023

The award-winning fostering team at North Lincolnshire Council are today launching their 12 days of fostering to highlight not only…

Illustrated young person in foster care with Illustrated houses with the text Become a Short Breaks + foster carer.
Become a Short Breaks Foster Carer and really make a difference...
6 November 2023

Great opportunity to join our team of Foster Carers who offer short breaks to children and young people with additional…

Three people sitting in a soft play area at St John's market
Brand-new soft play centre at St John’s Market unveiled
20 October 2023

A brand-new, free multi-level indoor soft play centre has been opened at St John’s Market in Scunthorpe. The bright and…

Male teacher with secondary school pupils
Applications open for bespoke teacher training programme
16 October 2023

Have you ever thought about a career in teaching? Applications are open for a high-quality, full-time, school-based teacher training programme,…