Training and support

3.Events

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    Upcoming events

    Wednesday
    17 Jul
    2024
    Driffield Show

    Driffield Showground 9am-6pm

    Saturday
    27 Jul
    2024
    Pride in Hull

    11am to 5pm

    Saturday
    3 Aug
    2024
    Beverley drop-in event

    East Riding Leisure, Beverley - 9.30am-12noon

    Wednesday
    21 Aug
    2024
    Haltemprice drop-in event

    East Riding Leisure, Haltemprice 4.30-7.00pm

    Information events

    We hold regular events throughout the year including drop-in sessions, online sessions and community events.

    These are a great opportunity for you to have a chat with us and and ask any questions that you may have.

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    Example 1

    Susan is a new foster carer, she is a level one carer and looks after Oscar aged 3.

    Susan receives a weekly payment of £276.13.

    The additional payments for holidays and birthdays, alongside an annual ‘loyalty bonus’ equates to an additional £22.20 per week.

    So overall Susan will receive £15,513.28 per year, tax free, roughly equivalent to an annual taxable salary of around £17,000 per year.

    Example 2

    Tony has been fostering for 8 years and is a level three carer. He looks after Cody, aged 16.

    Tony receives a weekly payment of £486.05.

    This means Tony receives £27,628.80 per year including his additional payments and loyalty bonus, roughly equivalent to an annual taxable salary of around £34,000 per year.

    Example 3

    Jessica has been fostering for three years and is a level two carer. Jessica fosters a sibling group of three girls, Chloe, 6 years, Gracie, age 11 and Evie, age 15.

    Jessica receives a weekly payment of £1,099.94.

    With the additional loyalty bonus, holiday and birthday allowances Jessica will receive £58,296.82 per year, roughly equivalent to an annual salary of £84,000 per year.

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