News and communications
The latest news and communications from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 18 May 2021
Foster Care Fortnight - meet the team behind the scenes
To find out more about fostering with Wiltshire Council you can talk to the friendly team behind the scenes and hear from foster carers by joining a series of online events.
Published 10 May 2021
Results of Wiltshire and Swindon Police and Crime Commissioner election
The count for the Wiltshire and Swindon Police and Crime Commissioner elections has been completed today (Monday 10 May).
Published 8 May 2021
Wiltshire Council announces results for unitary, parish and PCC elections
Wiltshire Council has today (Saturday 8 May) completed the count for the council unitary elections.
Published 5 May 2021
Foster Care Fortnight - Foster a teenager
Young people in care have been sharing their thoughts on what makes a good foster carer as Wiltshire Council launches a new campaign to encourage more people to consider fostering.
Published 16 November 2020
Drive to encourage more people to consider fostering teenagers
Teenagers and those who have been in care are sharing experiences of how a foster family can change a life.
Published 2 November 2020
Drive to raise awareness of private fostering
Support is available for private foster carers
Published 29 July 2020
Wiltshire gains good marks with its Adoption Scorecard figures
The Adoption scorecard is published by the government
Published 7 April 2020
Elections and referendums postponed in Wiltshire due to COVID-19
As legislation has now been published to confirm the postponement of national and local elections, by-elections and referendums during the coming months, Wiltshire Council has released details of the forthcoming polls affected in the county.
Published 2 March 2020
LGBT+ Fostering and Adoption Week
"Rewarding," "providing a warm friendly home" and "making a difference" are just some of the ways Julie and Clare describe their role as foster carers.
Published 18 February 2020
Councillor resigns following appointment to Government role
Former leader of Wiltshire Council, Baroness Jane Scott of Bybrook OBE, has resigned from her position on the council representing the Bybrook division.