Foster carers appeal

RESIDENTS in Mexborough, Conisbrough and Denaby who have have other people’s children living with them are being encouraged to register as private foster carers to avoid falling foul of the law.

Anyone who looks after other people’s children under the age of 16 for more than 28 days at a time is legally obliged to register the arrangement with the local authority. To register a private fostering arrangement contact Doncaster Council on 01302 737777.