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Become a Short Breaks Foster Carer and really make a difference to children and families across North Lincolnshire

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

6 November 2023
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Teenager living in foster care in North Lincolnshire wins prestigious Fostering Excellence Award

A young mum in North Lincolnshire has been awarded a prestigious Fostering Excellence Award, recognising her outstanding achievements while living…

18 October 2023
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Applications open for bespoke teacher training programme

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

16 October 2023
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Any Of Us can foster…because it really can be you who makes the difference

Any Of Us can foster a child or young person, if they have a big heart to care. That is…

26 September 2023
Harley stood next to the fostering banner, with his kart and helmet on the race track.
Fifteen-year-old racer Harley champions fostering in North Lincolnshire

Young motorsport racer Harley Young aspires to not only be a racing champion but to champion the importance of fostering,…

22 September 2023
An image with photos of young people and the text: Were you ready? Become a Supported Lodgings Host, Developing independence for 16-24 year olds.
Who helped you be ready to live on your own?

Like many young people, those who are care-experienced also need help, support, and friendship before they are ready to live…

16 August 2023
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Thousands of children enjoy free swimming sessions

3,000 children have taken part in free swimming sessions across the six pools in North Lincolnshire. The figures come after…

9 August 2023
Spotlight! with sponsor and £1000 grand prize.
Spotlight! The Big North Lincolnshire Talent Show is here: It’s your time to shine

A new, exciting talent show is coming to Scunthorpe! Save the date – it will take place on Saturday 20…

8 August 2023
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Get involved and join us for Foster Care Fortnight in North Lincolnshire

To celebrate Foster Care Fortnight™ from 15 to 28 May 2023, North Lincolnshire Council’s Fostering Recruitment Team will be pledging…

25 April 2023
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LiveWell North Lincolnshire – supporting people to live their best life

LiveWell North Lincolnshire is the new, one and only online information hub that people will ever need. With hundreds of…

13 March 2023
Make a difference Become a Short Breaks + foster carer.
Can you provide vital support to children and families by becoming a Short Breaks + foster carer?

New foster carers are needed across North Lincolnshire to help provide short breaks for children and young people. A series…

20 February 2023
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Winterton’s multi-sports pitch set for £250,000 makeover

The multi-sport community pitch in Winterton is set for major overhaul with £250,000 cash confirmed to create a new playing…

18 January 2023
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North Lincolnshire’s unsung heroes recognised

15 worthy winners were presented with an award at the Community Champion Awards 2022 which took place on Thursday 24…

28 November 2022
A Fostering Christmas 2022
Gift a child a brighter future and begin your fostering journey this Christmas

Since the first glimpse of the new John Lewis Christmas advert, the Fostering Team at North Lincolnshire Council have skated…

23 November 2022
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Carers Week – Make caring visible, valued, and supported

North Lincolnshire Council have made a pledge this Carers Week (6 to 12 June) to make caring visible, valued and…

7 June 2022