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Foster Care Fortnight 2020

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 2020?

Foster Care Fortnight 2020 takes place from 11th to 24th 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!

Drop in event - Cambridge

Monday 11th May, 9.30am - 10.30am

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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Coffee Morning - Hornchurch

Monday 11th May, 11am - 1pm

Venue: Nexus Fostering Hornchurch, Suite 1, Ripon House, 35 Station Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, RM12 6JL

A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions with a coffee or tea in hand! 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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The Apex - Bury St Edmunds

Monday 11th May, 11.30am - 1.30pm

Venue: 1 Charter Square Street, Bury Saint Edmunds IP33 3FD

A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions with a coffee or tea in hand! 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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Starbucks - Loughborough

Tuesday 12th May, 11am - 1pm

Venue: Baxter Gate, Loughborough LE11 1TH

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

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Costa Coffee - Upminster

Tuesday 12th May, 11.30am - 1.30pm

Venue: Costa Coffee Upminster, 34 Station Road, Upminster RM14 2TR 

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

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Costa Coffee - Stroud

Tuesday 12th May, 11.30am - 1.30pm

Venue: 52/53 High Street, Stroud GL5 1AP

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at 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

Tuesday 12th May, 11.30am - 1.30pm

Venue: Hoover Building, Old, Western Avenue, Greenford UB6 8DW

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

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P&C Fostering Presentation - Three Counties

Tuesday 12th May, 7pm - 8pm

Venue: 7 Doolittle Mill, Ampthill, MK45 2ND

Do you want to learn more about Parent & Child Fostering? 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 - Hornchurch

Wednesday 13th May, 11am - 2pm

Venue: 300 Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM11 1PY

Pop along to our free drop-in session at the Tesco in Hornchurch! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Asda - Rushden

Wednesday 13th May, 11am - 1pm

Venue: Asda, Washbrook Road, Rushden NN10 6AA

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at 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 - Telford

Thursday 14th May, 11.30am - 1.30pm

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

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at 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

Friday 15th May, 12pm - 2pm

Venue: 81 St. Mary's Avenue, Rushden NN10 9NG

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at 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 - Birmingham

Friday 15th May, 2pm - 3pm

Venue: 46 Calthorpe Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 1TH

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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Ovin Room - Ely Cathedral

Monday 18th May, 9.30am - 12.30pm

Venue: Chapter House, The College, Ely CB7 4DL

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

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Office Launch - Telford

Monday 18th May, All Day

Venue: Nexus Fostering Telford, Ramada Hotel, Forgegate, Telford TF3 4NA

Pop along to our office launch! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Costa - Gloucester

Monday 18th May, 11.30am - 1.30pm

Venue: 9 Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 1TG

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

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McArthur Glen - Nottingham

Tuesday 19th May, 10:00am - 11:30am

Venue: Mansfield Road, South Normanton, Alfreton, DE55 2JW 

Pop along to our free drop-in session at McArthur Glen Outlet! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Starbucks - Edgbaston

Tuesday 19th May, 10.30am - 12pm

Venue: 30 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 8PE

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

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Costa - Telford

Wednesday 20th May, 10am - 11am

Venue: 29 Sherwood Street, Telford TF3 4BW

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

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Queen's Theatre - Hornchurch

Wednesday 20th May, 11am - 2pm

Venue: Queens Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch RM11 1QT

Pop along to our free drop-in session at the Queens Theatre in Hornchurch! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need.

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Starbucks Coffee - Northampton

Wednesday 20th May, 11.30am - 1.30pm

Venue: St James Retail Park, Towcester Road, A43, Northampton NN1 1EE

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at 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

Thursday 21st 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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Costa Coffee - Leicester

Thursday 21st May, 10:00am - 11:30am

Venue: Unit SU1 Beaumont Leys Shopping Centre, Leicester, LE4 IDE 

Pop along to our free drop-in session at Costa Coffee! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions over a nice cup of coffee, 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 - Ampthill

Friday 22nd May, 10am - 12pm

Venue: Woburn Street, Ampthill, Bedford MK45 2HX

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions over a nice cup of coffee, 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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Starbucks Coffee - Kings Lynn

Friday 22nd May, 11am - 1pm

Venue: 89 High Street, King's Lynn PE30 1BL

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions over a nice cup of coffee, 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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Midlands Art Centre - Birmingham

Friday 22nd May, 9am - 1pm

Venue: Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH

Pop along to our free drop-in session! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions over a nice cup of coffee, 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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Birmingham Pride

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th May

Venue: Gay Village, Hurst Street, Birmingham B5

We will be attending Birmingham Pride this year! A member of the team will be waiting to answer your questions, so come along at any time and we will try to answer your fostering questions and give you as much information as you need. This event is not organised by Nexus Fostering and requires you to book tickets to attend. For tickets or more information, visit their website.

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