Family Life

Could you be a foster carer?

Could you provide a loving home for someone who needs fostering? Councils across Devon are working together on a mission to find people with time, energy, motivation and a spare bedroom who are able to care for some of Devon’s most vulnerable children and young people as part of this year’s Foster...

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By Mary Posted: 18/05/19 Updated: 21/05/19
On Sunday 1st March, there will be a special service for parents who have experienced bereavement...
Posted: 26/02/15
Published by Mary
At least 550 new foster families are needed across the South West region during 2015 to provide...
Posted: 09/02/15
Published by George Dawson
‘Red Tuesday’ is the top dumping day of the year, just four days before Valentine’s Day, according...
Posted: 09/02/15
Published by News Desk
Local parenting website Mumsnet Plymouth is recruiting local mums to arrange parent meet ups at...
Posted: 03/02/15
Published by mumsnetplymouth
In March, RockSolid Race is returning to Escot Park but this time it’s not only the adults who get...
Posted: 31/01/15
Published by Rock Solid Race
Plymouth libraries are joining schools, bookshops, libraries and community groups across the...
Posted: 30/01/15
Published by Sarah Parker
Over 40 per cent of parents in the South West worry about their children’s mental health, more than...
Posted: 09/01/15
Published by Mary
Plymouth City Council’s fostering service is asking people to make a new year’s resolution to do...
Posted: 03/01/15
Published by Mary
After the last of the Christmas presents have been unwrapped and all the cards have been opened,...
Posted: 02/01/15
Published by News Desk
Public Health England are warning people to take extra care as temperatures tumble.   This...
Posted: 29/12/14
Published by Mary
Children can get crafty in the build-up to Christmas with festive family activities at the City...
Posted: 16/12/14
Published by Mary
Derriford Hospital have said a massive thank you to Sainsbury’s for their generous donation of lots...
Posted: 15/12/14
Published by Mary
Nearly half of the UK’s 200,000 grandparents and kinship carers who are bringing up relatives’...
Posted: 15/12/14
Published by Mary
Dogs Trust, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, has announced ambitious targets to offer free...
Posted: 12/12/14
Published by News Desk
Plymouth libraries are counting down to Christmas with stories, crafts and puppet shows that are...
Posted: 27/11/14
Published by Mary
For the first time ever this Christmas holiday, Frozen’s Elsa will be arriving at the Plymouth...
Posted: 26/11/14
Published by Mary

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