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Foster Care Fortnight

What is Foster Care Fortnight?

Sometimes called Fostering Fortnight, Foster Care Fortnight is a national fostering campaign founded by The Fostering Network to celebrate foster carers. This also helps to promote it, and find new, brilliant people to join them and foster local children. 

When is Foster Care Fortnight 2019

Foster Care Fortnight 2019 takes place from 13th to 26th May. 

What can I get involved with over Foster Care Fortnight?

Nexus Fostering are holding events across the UK, so there is bound to be an event near you. To celebrate Foster Care Fortnight, why not come along and speak to your local team. You can learn more about fostering, why fostering could be the perfect path for you, and how to get started! 

Scroll down to see what events we are holding near you, but first, here are some of our current foster carers and staff showing they are proud to foster! 

 

  

 

My Place Community Centre - Romford

Monday 13th May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: My Place Community Centre, 343 Dagnam Park Dr, Romford RM3 9EN (Foyer)

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Drop in event - Cambridge

Monday 13th May, 4pm - 5pm

Venue: Nexus Fostering Cambridge, 3 Hazlewell Court, Bar Road, Lolworth, Cambridge CB23 8DS

A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

 

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Tesco Extra - Norwich

Tuesday 14th May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Tesco Extra, Blue Boar Ln, Sprowston, Norwich NR7 8AB

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Drop in event - Harrow

Tuesday 14th May, 2pm - 3pm

Venue: 4 Jardine House, Harrovian Business Village, Bessborough Road, Harrow HA1 3EX

A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Tesco Extra - Telford

Wednesday 15th May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Tesco Extra, Wrenkin Retail Park, Arleston, Telford TF1 2DE

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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GL3 Community Hub - Gloucester

Wednesday 15th May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: GL3 Community Hub. Cheltenham Road East, Churchdown, Gloucester GL3 1HX (Social area)

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Rushden Hall - Three Counties

Thursday 16th May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Rushden Hall, Hall Park, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 9NG

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Drop in - Derby

Thursday 16th May, 12-1pm

Venue: Nexus Fostering Castle Donnington, The Old Vicarage, Castle Donnington, Derby, Derbyshire, DE74 2JB

A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Meadows Community Centre - Cambridge

Friday 17th May, 2pm - 3pm

Venue: Meadows Community Centre, 1 St Catharine's Road, Cambridge CB4 3XJ

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Yiewsley and West Drayton Community Centre - Middlesex

Monday 20th May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Yiewsley and West Drayton Community Centre, Harmondsworth Road, West Drayton, Middlesex UB7 9JL - Garden room

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Tesco, Bar Hill - Cambridge

Monday 20th May, 12pm - 2pm

Venue: Community Room @ Bar Hill Tesco, 15-18 Viking Way, Bar Hill, Cambridge CB23 8EL

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Low Hill Community Centre - Wolverhampton

Monday 20th May, 2pm - 3pm

Venue: Low Hill Community Centre, Kempthorne Ave, Wolverhampton WV10 9JJ - Lounge area

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Hucclecote Community Centre - Gloucester

Tesuday 21st May, 10:30am - 11:30am

Venue: Hucclecote Community Centre, Hucclecote Road, Gloucester GL3 3RT

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Tesco - Dudley

Tesuday 21st May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Dudley Tesco, Town Gate Retail Park, Birmingham Rd, Dudley, DY1 4RP

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Tesco - Great Yarmouth

Wednesday 22nd May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Great Yarmouth Tesco, Yarmouth Rd, Caister, Great Yarmouth, NR30 5BT

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Tesco - Perivale

Wednesday 22nd May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Perivale Tesco, Old Hoover Building, Western Ave, Greenford, UB6 8DW

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Castle Donington Community Hub - Derby

Thursday 23rd May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Castle Donington Community Hub, The Community Hub, 101 Bondgate, Castle Donington, Derby DE74 2NR (cafĂ©)

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Docklands Settlements Community Centre - London

Thursday 23rd May, 11:30am - 12:30pm

Venue: Dockland Settlement Stratford, 400 Salter Rd, London SE16 5AA

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Tesco Extra - Kings Lynn

Thursday 23rd May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Tesco Extra, Hardwick Rd, Kings Lynn, PE30 4NA (Foyer)

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Parkside Community Hall - Bedford

Friday 24th May, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Venue: Parkside Community Hall, Woburn St, Ampthill, Bedford MK45 2HX

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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One Leisure - St Neots

Friday 24th May, 3pm - 4pm

Venue: One Leisure, Barford Rd, Saint Neots PE19 2SA

We are on the road for Foster Care Fortnight! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions. This is a free drop-in session, so come along any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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