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I'm a foster carer

This page contains all the information that you need as a foster carer for Dudley Council.

The documents and links will be updated as and when new information and guidance becomes available so please refer back to this page for the most up to date versions. If you have any questions please contact us.

Education for Children in Care

The Virtual School for looked after children monitors, supports and advises on the education of children in care.  Visit the Virtual School web pages to find out more and the vital role that carers play in encouraging and supporting children and young people with their education .

Useful links

Information on motoring and expenses from HM Revenue & Customs


The council's compliments and complaints procedure


Advice about tax credits


For advice on National Insurance contributions

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