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Could you be a foster carer?

We urgently need foster carers in Oxfordshire. Fostering is one of the most rewarding things you can do and by fostering with us, you’re keeping children in their local area. This helps them to continue their education, keep friendships and maintain family connections.

We offer comprehensive training and support, competitive pay and benefits, and we have also introduced a welcome payment of £1,500. 

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If you have any concerns about how drinking affects you or your loved ones, Drink Coach's two minute alcohol test can help.

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Better, safer housing support

The Better Housing Better Health service is available if you are concerned about how your health is being made worse by your housing.

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Infant and primary school applications now open

Parents and carers of children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 can now apply. The deadline is Saturday 15 January 2022.

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Have your say on pharmaceutical services

Do current services meet your needs? You have until 9 January to let us know. 
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Taking the plunge at HR Wallingford

Our firefighters recently took part in water rescue training, refreshing their skills on how to protect others, and themselves in an emergency. Find out more

Fraud Awareness Week 14 - 20 November

We take fraud very seriously, and will investigate any allegations. If you have concerns, even if a suspicion, just get in touch. 
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In other news..

Reducing carbon emissions on north Oxford project

Homecare workers reach residents quicker by e-bike

Junior Wheels for All scheme relaunches in Witney

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