There has been a large increase in enquiries about becoming a foster carer during the coronavirus pandemic but the council is underlining that more support is still needed for vulnerable children.
Carers who are having to overcome even bigger challenges than usual due to lockdown are being highlighted by Bath & North East Somerset Council during Carers Week 2020.
Children's Services, Adult Social Care and Health
Excellent work being done by a panel of volunteers in Bath and North East Somerset to support young people who have offended in giving back to the community is being highlighted by the council.
Volunteering, Children's Services
The council is asking residents if they could take their first step towards fostering at the start of Foster Care Fortnight and has published a new video thanking the existing carers in the district.
Hundreds of children missing out on school-based music lessons during coronavirus are carrying on playing and singing thanks to online tuition set up by the council.