Foster Care

Department for Education written question – answered on 11th September 2017.

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Photo of Ian Austin Ian Austin Labour, Dudley North

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many people in England are registered as foster carers; and how many of those registered foster carers do not have a placement.

Photo of Ian Austin Ian Austin Labour, Dudley North

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many directions of improvement to local authority children's services departments have been issued in each year since 2010; and what the length of time each of those local authorities was issued with that direction.

Photo of Ian Austin Ian Austin Labour, Dudley North

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many children are awaiting for a foster care placement in England.

Photo of Robert Goodwill Robert Goodwill Minister of State (Department for Education)

This is a matter for Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman. I have asked her to write to you and a copy of her reply will be placed in the libraries of the House.

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