Open Day – 19th May

We are holding an open day on Saturday 19th May 2018 from 10am to 1pm at Next Stage Offices, 28 Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, BL5 3QJ.  Our Open Day is to help people who may be interested in fostering and will provide an opportunity for you to have an informal, friendly chat with a member of our team. An experienced Foster Carer will also be there to share their first-hand experiences with you. It does not matter whether you know very little about fostering or if you are already a Fost...
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Open Day – 21st April

We are holding an open day on Saturday 21st April 2018 from 10am to 1pm at Next Stage Offices, 28 Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, BL5 3QJ.  Our Open Day is to help people who may be interested in fostering and will provide an opportunity for you to have an informal, friendly chat with a member of our team. An experienced Foster Carer will also be there to share their first-hand experiences with you. It does not matter whether you know very little about fostering or if you are already a Fo...
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Information Day – 1st July

We are holding an Information Day on Saturday 1st July 2017 from 10am to 1pm at Next Stage Offices, 28 Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, BL5 3QJ.  Join us for coffee and a cake and have an informal, friendly chat with a member of our team. An experienced Foster Carer will also be there to share their first-hand experiences with you. It does not matter whether you know very little about fostering or if you are already a Foster Carer, everyone is welcome to find out what Next Stage for Foster...
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Foster Care Fortnight™

Foster Care Fortnight™ is The Fostering Network's annual campaign to raise the profile of fostering and to show how foster care transforms lives. It is also the UK's biggest foster carer recruitment campaign. Please watch the following video provided by The Fostering Network to find out more on how foster Care can transform lives. If you require any further information about fostering please contact us on 01204 201203
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Childen and Social Work Act 2017

Community Care reports that the Children and Social Work Bill has become an Act of Parliament after receiving Royal Assent. http://www.communitycare.co.uk/2017/04/28/children-social-work-act-2017-social-work-reforms-become-law/ Source: Community Care  Date: 28 April 2017 Further information: Children and Social Work Act 2017
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CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations to our winners who have received the Easter Bunny and Luxury Easter Egg.  Well done to all the children and young people who sent in pictures, they were all fantastic. Have a lovely Easter.
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Information Day – 20th May

We are holding an Information Day on Saturday 20th May 2017 from 10am to 1pm at Next Stage Offices, 28 Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, BL5 3QJ.  Join us for coffee and a cake and have an informal, friendly chat with a member of our team. An experienced Foster Carer will also be there to share their first-hand experiences with you. It does not matter whether you know very little about fostering or if you are already a Foster Carer, everyone is welcome to find out what Next Stage for Foster...
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What to do with your Children during the Easter Holidays

Taking children out for the day can be expensive, especially during the Easter Holidays. That is why finding FREE locations such as Rivington Park, Bolton Museum, Bolton Market and Manchester Science and Industry Museum are great! Explore some ‘Egg-cellent’ activities in Bolton and Manchester this Easter: Free Events: Bolton Market are getting into the Easter spirit and hosting their very own Egg hunt on Tuesday 11th April from 11am to 3pm. Bring the little ones and try and find as many...
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