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Dorothy Lodge (3rd from right in back row) was given an award for Inspirational Role Model and also was named as Volunteer of the Year. Dorothy has worked for many years at Halstead Day Centre and also at the Halstead Food Bank. Hannah Birch ( in yellow dress on the left) who was instrumental in forming the HAPPY (Halstead Action Promoting Positive Youth) young people's group in Halstead, was given Young Persons Going the Extra Mile Award
Could you make a difference to a child’s life
Foster carers with Essex County Council help build better, brighter futures for hundreds of children across Essex every year.
Could you provide a loving, safe, stable home and a nurturing environment to support the most vulnerable children in our county grow in confidence and achieve their potential?
You don’t need any specific qualifications to foster, just patience, time and a commitment to improving children’s lives.
To find out more come along to one of Essex County Council’s local events where you can hear first-hand from experienced foster carers, find out more about the children that need foster care and ask a social worker questions.
Visit www.essex.gov.uk/foster, or call: 0800 801 530
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