Information events

Our information events give you the chance to find out more about adoption and fostering in an informal setting.

You can gain an understanding of the process and talk to:

  • adoptive parents
  • foster carers
  • social workers
  • children's rights
  • Virtual School (education support for looked after children)

You are welcome to just turn up, but if you complete the online enquiry form you will be invited to the next event.

When and where?

​Date​Event​Event details Time​​Location
​Thursday 2nd June 2016

Fostering and Adoption Recruitment Stand

Meet social workers and learn more about fostering and adoption at the Health & Wellbeing Event held on behalf of Northampton Borough Council’s  Women's Forum ​10.30am to 3pm

Northampton Race Course, Kettering Road, Northampton, Nn1 4LG

 

Wednesday 15 June 2016​Adoption and Fostering open evening​Informal drop in session. Meet people involved in the adoption and fostering service, such as social workers, foster carers, adopters, education professionals and young people who have been in care.

​​6.30pm to 8.30pm

Council Offices
John Dryden House
8-10 The Lakes
Northampton NN4 7YD

​Sunday 19 June 2016

​Adoption and Fostering Recruitment Stand

​Come and find out more about fostering and adoption from our friendly social workers ​at the final stage of the Aviva Womens Cycling Tour​10am to 4pm    

Kettering Market Square, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 0AJ

​Wednesday 13 July 2016​Adoption and Fostering open evening

​Informal drop in session. Meet people involved in the adoption and fostering service, such as social workers, foster carers, adopters, education professionals and young people who have been in care.

​6.30pm to 8.30pm

Council Offices
John Dryden House
8-10 The Lakes
Northampton NN4 7YD

​Wednesday 17 August 2016

​​Adoption and Fostering open evening​Informal drop in session. Meet people involved in the adoption and fostering service, such as social workers, foster carers, adopters, education professionals and young people who have been in care.​​6.30pm to 8.30pm

​​Council Offices
John Dryden House
8-10 The Lakes
Northampton NN4 7YD

​Wednesday 14 September 2016​Adoption and Fostering open evening​​Informal drop in session. Meet people involved in the adoption and fostering service, such as social workers, foster carers, adopters, education professionals and young people who have been in care.​6.30pm to 8.30pm

​​​Council Offices
John Dryden House
8-10 The Lakes
Northampton NN4 7YD

​Wednesday 12 October 2016​Adoption and Fostering open eveningInformal drop in session. Meet people involved in the adoption and fostering service, such as social workers, foster carers, adopters, education professionals and young people who have been in care.​6.30pm to 8.30pm

​​​​Council Offices
John Dryden House
8-10 The Lakes
Northampton NN4 7YD

​Wednesday 16 November 2016​Adoption and Fostering open evening​Informal drop in session. Meet people involved in the adoption and fostering service, such as social workers, foster carers, adopters, education professionals and young people who have been in care.​​6.30pm to 8.30pm

Council Offices
John Dryden House
8-10 The Lakes
Northampton NN4 7YD

​Wednesday 7 December 2016​​Adoption and Fostering open evening​​Informal drop in session. Meet people involved in the adoption and fostering service, such as social workers, foster carers, adopters, education professionals and young people who have been in care.​6.30pm to 8.30pm

Council Offices
John Dryden House
8-10 The Lakes
Northampton NN4 7YD

Can't make these dates?

If you cannot make any of these events please contact the team:

Make an enquiry

You may also like to download one of our information packs: