News and communications
The latest news and communications from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 28 June 2021
#FosteringTrowbridge campaign launches to help find 25 new foster carers for the Trowbridge area
Wiltshire Council currently has 24 foster families in the Trowbridge area, however latest figures show a further 25 foster families are needed
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 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 10 March 2021
Information evening to help people find out more about overnight short break care
People interested in offering overnight short break care for children with additional needs for small periods of time are being invited to attend an information evening this month to find out more.
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 17 January 2020
System issues affecting history centre
Unfortunately, due to reasons out of our control, there are some power issues at the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre which are affecting their systems. This means a number of the centre's services are currently unavailable such as the phone line, wi-fi and the People's Network.
Published 7 January 2020
High marks for Wiltshire with latest Adoption Scorecard
Children and young people in Wiltshire are waiting less time than ever to move in with their adoptive families, according to latest figures.